Saturday Academy is an important component of the UB program and all participants are required to attend. This is designed to provide supplemental instruction in the core subject areas such as Math, English, Science, Social Studies, and Computer Science. These courses of instruction are facilitated by high school instructors. Students will attend college and career planning classes specifically designed for each grade level.

Saturday Academy Dates for Spring 2014

  • September 20
  • October 4 & 11
  • November 1 & 8
  • December 6 & 13

Saturday Academy Schedule

8:45 - 9:00 a.m.       Morning Sign-in

9:00 - 12:20 p.m.     Morning classes

       Franklin Hall Room 117


Time Period

Creative Writing 

Maritza Alvarez
FH 120

ACT Preparation

Jon Lee
FH 118


Tutoring Staff
FH 117

Period 1

9:00 - 10:00 am

Group A

Group B Group C

Period 2

10:10 - 11:10 am

Group B Group C Group A

Period 3

11:20 - 12:20 pm

Group C Group A Group B


12:20 - 1:00 p.m.             Lunch in the Faculty and Staff Center

1:10-2:30 p.m.                   College and Career Planning




Emmy Kong
Franklin Hall FH-117


Maxine Estick
Franklin Hall 118


Jessica Sanchez
Franklin Hall 120



 2:30 p.m.                  Dismissal

2:40-3:40 p.m.         Upward Bound Student Council Meeting in AD 100J


College Visits

Monday, February 17: Cal Poly Pomona

Saturday, April 12: UC Riverside

April 14-17: Northern California University Tour for Juniors

College Visit:  Monday, November 24: University of California, Los Angeles



After-School Tutoring 


Monday:           Fairfax           College Center Rm 117

Wednesday:   Manual Arts  College Center

                           Belmont        College Center

Thursday:        Hollywood     College Center

                           Fairfax           College Center Rm 117


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