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2020 Student Application Available Now!

We're excited to report that our 2020 student application is now available in English, Spanish, and Chinese! We're looking for fourth graders in San Francisco who are excited about attending college and willing to work hard to get there. The application deadline is...

The Summer 2020 Teaching Fellow Application is Now Live!

The application for summer 2020 Teaching Fellow positions is now live and is available here. There are two dozen Breakthrough sites around the country; when applying, be sure to indicate your interest in teaching at Breakthrough San Francisco at SF Day School. The...

Fall Tutor Application Available Now!

We are excited to announce that the application is available now to volunteer as a tutor in the fall semester of our after-school program. It's due by Fri, Sept 13 (8th grade applicants) or Fri, Sept 20 (all other applicants). The commitment is one afternoon per week...

Congratulations, Class of 2019!

Breakthrough is extremely proud to announce that 100% of the 31 students in our second graduating class will attend college in the fall, including 90% at four-year schools. They'll join our inaugural class of 20 students, all of whom are wrapping up their first year...