Newton High School students Amber Garcia, Katie King and Omar Williams are among the new Upward Bound participants at Kansas State University Upward Bound Program-Salina.


Newton High School students Amber Garcia, Katie King and Omar Williams are among the new Upward Bound participants at Kansas State University Upward Bound Program-Salina.

These students have met the established federal guidelines and have accepted invitation to the program.

Upward Bound provides academic and personal support to participants in their preparation to attend college.

The program provides opportunities and assistance for participants to succeed in high school and ultimately in post-secondary education. The K-State at Salina Upward Bound serves high school students from Lincoln High School, Ell-Saline High School, Newton High School and Clay Center Community High School.