• What is GEARS?

    GEARS is a program designed to spark the interest of students who want to move into a career in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM).  

     How does GEARS help students?

    • The students will earn how to develop their engineering, math, science and presentation skills
    • Students and teachers will stay together for four years and build a supportive peer and family like environment 

    By the time a GEARS student graduates they will be able to:

    • Use computers to draw in 2D and 3D
    • Create animations
    • Build small scale structures and models
    • Program basic sensors, motors, and gear systems
    • Draw circuit diagrams and calculate voltage, current, and amperage
    • Research, design and produce product prototypes of their own creations
    • Give public presentations
    • And much more!