Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia launches talented students, beginning in middle school, on a path to college success and inspires outstanding college students to pursue careers in education.

Are You Smarter than a Breakthrough Student?

This year's Are You Smarter than a Breakthrough Student? was an amazing night where Breakthrough...
Are You Smarter than a Breakthrough Student?

Are You Smarter than a Breakthrough Student?

This year's Are You Smarter than a Breakthrough Student? was an amazing night where Breakthrough students and guests had the chance to sit and dine with each other over a fun night of trivia. Here are some photos from the event!...

Introducing This Summer’s Teaching Fellows

Maria Cortez Lopez is coming from St. Louis to teach Literature for 7th and 8th graders at our Germantown Friends site this summer!  Where do you go to school and when do you plan to graduate? I am a rising junior at Washington University in St. Louis and...

Chasing Success In & Out Of The Classroom!

Chasing Success In & Out Of The Classroom!

“I enjoy running because it helps me clear my mind, and I love that Breakthrough allows me to do different things outside of my studies," says Caprice, an 8th grader at Wissahickon Charter School who will be attending Parkway Center City High School in the fall. She...

8th Grade Students admitted to college preparatory high schools in Philadelphia

High school seniors graduating high school on time

Enrollment in 2- to 4-year college/university

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