Our Programs

The Middle School Program

The Middle School program provides:

  • Rigorous and culturally relevant academic enrichment
  • Social-emotional & leadership development 
  • Fun & engaging activities, special events, & field trips
  • Support and mentorship from an enthusiastic staff
  • A unique and energetic Breakthrough spirit and community

The College Bound Program

The College Bound Program is our newly launched program in collaboration with Roger Williams University. This program provides: 

  • High school transition support as students complete the middle school program
  • Skill-building workshops focused on career exploration and self-advocacy & leadership skills
  • Support in navigating the college application process and other post-secondary plans
  • Mentorship from current RWU students and early college-exposure

Teaching Fellowship Program

The Teaching Fellowship program is a leadership development and pre-professional program for students ages 16-22, that leverages the relational power of near-peers to serve as teachers, tutors, mentors, and advisors through a “students teaching students” model.  This program consists of:

  • High school and college students, who serve as facilitators and tutors
  • Mentorship by seasoned professional educators who train them in both theoretical and practical teaching methodologies.  
  • Ongoing training and professional development to support their growth and instructional practice, in hopes that they pursue careers in Education