Reach for a Dream
Aim High’s award-winning summer program for middle school youth combines rigorous academics with a fun and highly supportive learning environment and has been supporting students and families for 25 years.
Learn more about Aim High sites, the Aim High summer program and the Headlands Environmental Home, or read about just a few of the incredible graduates and teachers who have benefited from the Aim High program at our Success Stories page.
Connect With Aim High
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What's NewThank you for your support!
On May 22, 2013 Aim High had our Annual Spring Luncheon, hosted by Doug Shorenstein. The luncheon was a great turnout and we had over 110 attendees. Thanks to the generosity of all the local business leaders, community leaders, educators, we were able to raise over $40,000 dollars in gifts and pledges during the luncheon!
Visit Aim High
Visiting Days are almost here! Come see the amazing impact that Aim High is making on students, families and teachers. Click here for the full schedule of Visiting Days in 2013.
Recent Awards & Recognitions
2013 Award for Excellence in Collaboration
Aim High is the proud recipient of the 2013 Award for Excellence in Collaboration from the National Partnership for Educational Access. This award recognizes an organization that has demonstrated successful and positive results in forming, cultivating and implementing a collaboration that serves to increase the educational opportunities for underrepresented students. Learn more about the awards and about NPEA here.
2012 Community Leadership Award
Aim High was chosen by The San Francisco Foundation as one of its Community Leadership Award recipients in 2012. It was an unforgettable evening, and we were very proud to see many of our dedicated teachers and alumni in attendance. Check out the inspiring video created in our honor by The San Francisco Foundation:
25 Years of Aim High
In honor of our 25th anniversary, Aim High's created a video series that tells stories of our program, teachers, and graduates past and present. Click to open the video player and watch all seven!
- The Aim High Experience
- Changing Lives: Vanessa '11
- Building Tomorrow's Teachers
- Changing Lives: Dakarai '08
- Changing Lives: Adolfo '88
- The Headlands Environmental Home
- Our Vision
Sponsored in part by First Republic Bank
2013 Summer Program
Students begin on Monday, June 24th and continue until Friday, July 26th. The Tahoe/Truckee program runs from July 1st to August 2nd.
|For Accepted and Returning Students|
|ACCEPTED students who have received an Accept letter in the mail with login details can click here to confirm your admission & complete your forms for your first summer of Aim High.||RETURNING students who completed the 5-week program last year will receive a letter in the mail after March 1st. The letter contains login information to access the renewal system below.|
|For New Student Applicants|
|NEW students can click the button below to apply to attend Aim High in the summer.|