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Breakthrough Student Profile: Ronnie

When Ronnie began Breakthrough’s academic program in the summer before fifth grade, he found it challenging. “I was not used to having rigorous academic programs, especially over the summer,” he says. “I was very shy when I was younger and wouldn’t ask for help. I...

Our Response to George Floyd’s Killing

Last week, George Floyd joined the long list of Black Americans killed in racist attacks. We express our grief that another Black life was taken by the police, and our outrage that these killings continue. For too long, Black people have been killed by citizens of our...

COVID-19 Update

Breakthrough's 2020 summer program for rising fifth - eighth graders will take place virtually. Students and families, we look forward to seeing you at our Pre-Summer Orientation on Wed, June 3 at 5:30 pm, over Zoom. Before then, please complete this Family Needs...

Raise Your Hand 2020 – Thank You Supporters!

With the generous support of our community, contributions to our online paddle raise this spring exceeded $80,000, more than we had anticipated. The past few months have been a time of suffering for so many, but have also demonstrated the deep reservoirs of generosity...