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GEAR UP 4 STEM Institute

Congratulations West Hills Elementary on being selected a GEAR UP 4 STEM Institute Site for the 2020-2021 school year! Gear Up 4 STEM Institute is a series of four camps with a 20-student cohort of upcoming 4th and 5th grade students. The camps are dedicated to career exploration and will provide engaging STEM experiences and dynamic engineering activities.

Application forms will be made available in February for registration. Students must commit to all four weeks of camp to be considered. While this camp targets at risk students it will accept all applications. Deadline for student application forms is May 1, 2020. 

Dates of Camps

  • July 20-25, 2020
  • October 12 -16, 2020 (Fall Break)
  • March 15-19, 2021 (Spring Break)
  • June 1-4, 2021