Breakthrough at the Philly High School Fair

Breakthrough at the Philly High School Fair

 Last Saturday, 8th grade Breakthrough students and families joined with thousands of others from across the city of Philadelphia to attend the High School Fair at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.  The Philly High School Fair is an opportunity for...

The School Year Has Begun!

Fall program is off to a great start. On September 22, Breakthrough students were able to enjoy, as part of an ongoing partnership with Cliveden, the Chew historical site located in Germantown. Breakthrough and Cliveden staff developed math, science, and language arts...

Reflections of a Summer Teaching Fellow

Chris Mangogna taught science at Breakthrough of Greater Philadelphia at Drexel in the summer of 2016. Chris completed his undergraduate degree (natural science) and master’s degree (education) from University of Pittsburgh. This year, he teaches both 6th and...
Meet Noah, a Teaching Fellow From the Summer of 2018

Meet Noah, a Teaching Fellow From the Summer of 2018

Noah Michaud, a student at Tufts University, taught 7th grade Literature at Drexel University this summer.  Donate Now! Over the course of the summer, we learned not only about his passion for educational equity but also about how he would like to create...

Higher Standards and Esteem

Meet Jaelyn Brown, a rising 9th grader who will be attending West Nottingham Academy, a private boarding school in Maryland in the fall, with plans to study nursing in the future. Donate Now! “Before Breakthrough I attended a school with low standards. A place...

Breakthrough Tag Sale!

Thank you to our Board members and community supporters for their contributions and hard work to make this a successful day. Special thanks to Peggy Greenawalt and Karren DeSeve for their time and innovative commitment!      ...

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