Kingsbury High receives GEAR UP Tennessee grant

Kingsbury High receives GEAR UP Tennessee grant

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Kingsbury High School has been awarded a GEAR UP Tennessee grant worth nearly $1 million.

The grant from Tennessee Higher Education Commission and will run for the 2018 through 2024 school years.

It allows $65,000 per year for a GEAR UP Tennessee Site Coordinator position.

The site coordinator will work with the Memphis students to help get more students to enroll and succeed in their college careers.

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