Aim High expands opportunities for low-income middle school students and their teachers through a free summer learning and enrichment program.

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  • Aim High Tahoe/Truckee turns five this year! Join us at our Fifth Anniversary Celebration in May.

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Our Model Creates Opportunities for Success

  • 8:1 student to teacher ratio
  • 70% teachers of color
  • 70% student retention rate
  • 25% of faculty are Aim High graduates

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What’s Happening at Aim High
Discussing Summer Learning with Stanford’s Gardner Center

In 2015, the John W. Gardner Center at Stanford University conducted an implementation study of our summer learning program. On April 18, we discussed their findings at Data to Action. Using Aim High as a case study, Gardner’s Executive Director, Amy Gerstein, led a panel discussing the study’s findings and best practices in professional development, out-of-school time, and summer…

Saturday, May 13: Aim High Celebrates Five Years in Tahoe/Truckee

This year, Aim High Tahoe/Truckee turns five! We are commemorating this special milestone at our Fifth Anniversary Celebration on Saturday, May 13 at the Cedar Lake Sports Hotel in Truckee. The event starts at 6pm. It will be an inspiring evening as we gather to celebrate our impact and raise funds for the upcoming summer. In 2012, Aim High Tahoe/Truckee launched at…

Introducing the Aim High Young Leaders Board

We are proud to announce the launch of the Aim High Young Leaders Board. Created with the goal of expanding Aim High’s reach, the Young Leaders Board is an exciting new journey for our organization. The Young Leaders Board is comprised of 21 enthusiastic professionals representing the nonprofit, education, business, and technology communities across the Bay…