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Program: Breakthrough Year-round Saturday and School-Year Programs

Service Provider: Breakthrough

    Program Description
  Eligibility
  Services & Outcome Measures
  Service Settings and Locations

Program Description

Last Update - 06/05/2017

Description

 
  Program Description Project-based learning to help students succeed in school and prepare for college
 
  Service Categories This Primary service available College Readiness
This Primary service available Academic Enrichment & Support
 
  Targeted Population All students enrolled in the Breakthrough program (students can enter the program in 6th or 7th grade)
 
  Semester(s) Program Offered  Legal Entity availableFall Semester
 Legal Entity availableSpring Semester
 
  Identified Evidence-Based Program Unsure
 
  Languages Supported  Legal Entity availableEnglish
 
  Service/Program cost to youth/families Free
 
  Service/Program cost to campuses or other locations hosting the services Free
 
  Program Class In-depth
 
  Program Type for Direct Programs Direct
 
 

Enrollment Information

  Enrollment Status for Fall Semester, 2018-2019 - Closed
 
  Status as of 09/07/2018
 
  Program Web Page http://www.breakthroughctx.org
 
  Program Enrollment Form
 

Referral Contact

  Referral Contact Michael Griffith
 
  Phone Number
 
 

Eligibility

Last Update - 06/05/2017

Stage
Age
Selected
Grade
Early ChildhoodElementaryMiddle SchoolHigh SchoolYoung Adult
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  Eligibility Requirements
GENDER: Is your program open to all genders? If no, select either male OR female.
Male
Female
RACE: Is your program open to all races? If it is targeted to particular races, select those that may participate.
American Indian or Alaskan Native
Asian
Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander
White
Black or African American
Multiracial
ETHNICITY: Is your program open to all ethnicities? If no, select EITHER Hispanic or non-Hispanic.
Hispanic
Not Hispanic
AT-RISK FACTORS (as defined by TEA-PEIMS): Is your program only open to youth facing specific risk factors? If yes, please indicate which ones.
Not passing now, or did not pass last year, 2 or more foundation curriculum subjects
Did not advance to next grade level for one or more school years
Did not perform satisfactorily on a standardized test
Dropped out of school
Homeless
Limited English proficiency
Pregnant or a parent
On parole, probation, or other conditional release
Placed in an alternative education program - preceding or current year
Expelled - preceding or current year
Residential placement facility - preceding or current year
In custody of Dept. of Family and Protective Svcs/Child Protective Svcs
Referred to DFPS/DCPS by school, juvenile court, or law official
Did not perform satisfactorily on a readiness test or assessment during current school year (grades
Special Needs: Is your program targeted to or open only to youth with certain special needs for them to be eligible to participate? If yes, please indicate which ones.
Physical or learning disabilities
Children of Incarcerated Parents
Displaced by federally declared disaster
In Foster Care
Dropouts
Involved with the Juvenile Justice System
Migrant
Low income or socioeconomic status (receive free or reduced lunch)
Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgendered Questioning (GLBTQ)
First generation college students
Aging out of foster care (or recently aged out)
Pregnant
Young parents
Other eligibility requirements
Geographical Austin, TX, Manor, TX, and Del Valle, TX
Not related to geography Will be first in family to graduate from college

Services & Outcome Measures

Last Update - 09/01/2017
 
Program Services
College Readiness (Primary Service Category)
College application workshops
College exploration and visits
College readiness information sessions
College research and planning
College test preparation
Field Trips
Financial aid/scholarships - application assistance
Financial aid/scholarships - information sessions
Financial literacy
Guest speaker
Parent/family support
Services for first generation college students
Special topic presentations/performances - large group (30+)
Special topic presentations/performances - small group (classroom or smaller)
Transition to postsecondary education/training
Academic Enrichment & Support (Secondary Service Category)
Academic mentoring
Case management
Computer lab services/skillbuilding
Computer skill-building
Counseling - academic advising/planning
Dropout prevention
Enrichment activities - arts, media, communications, etc.
Enrichment activities - science, math, etc.
Financial literacy
Study skills
Training for parents
Tutoring (group)
Tutoring (individual)
Writing skills

   
 
Outcome Measures
Academic Success
Accepted to college
Apply for scholarship or other financial aid
Attendance in school
Complete FAFSA
Completes full school year
Does not need remediation after transition to next grade level
Earn GED/High School equivalency
Enter college
Graduate from high school
Have to repeat a class/grade level
High school graduation on distinguished or recommended academic plan
Persist in college past first year
Pre- and post-assessment of skills
Promoted to the next grade level
Receive scholarship or other financial aid
Recover dropouts/back in school
Successfully complete first year of college
Taking rigorous courses
Workforce Readiness
Complete post-secondary goals (earn degree or certificate)
General
Complete program (participation measure)
Percentage of sessions attended
  


Service Settings and Locations

Last Update - 06/05/2017
 
Youth’s Homes
County Name Serves in Youth Homes?
TravisNo
WilliamsonNo
BastropNo
 
Other eligibility requirements–geographical
---This program does not serve in youth's homes----
 
School Settings
County Name Serves in Schools?
TravisYes
WilliamsonNo
BastropNo
School District Name Serves in Schools?
Austin Independent School District Yes
Pflugerville ISD Yes
KIPP Austin Public Schools No
Round Rock Independent School District No
Bastrop ISD No
Austin Achieve Public Schools No
Wayside Schools (Charter School District) No
Manor Independent School District Yes
Del Valle Independent School District Yes
Harmony Public Schools Austin No
Taylor ISD No
Leander ISD No
East Austin College Prep No
School Name Frequency Time of Day Capacity Participation
Serves On Campus
Austin Independent School District Schools
Middle Schools
Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders - Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Bailey Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Bedichek Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Burnet Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Covington Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Dobie Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Fulmore Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 11-25
Garcia Young Men's Leadership Academy Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Gorzycki Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Kealing Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 11-25
Lamar Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Martin Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 11-25
Mendez Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 11-25
Murchison Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
O Henry Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 11-25
Paredes Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Sadler Means Young Women's Leadership Academy Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Small Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Webb Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 26-50
High Schools
Akins High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Anderson High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 11-25
Ann Richards School for Young Women Leaders - High School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 11-25
Austin High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 26-50
Bowie High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 11-25
Clifton Career Dev. School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Crockett High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Eastside Memorial High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Garza Independence Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
International High School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Lanier High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
LBJ (Lyndon B. Johnson) High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Liberal Arts and Science Academy Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 11-25
McCallum High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 26-50
Reagan High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Travis High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Manor Independent School District Schools
Middle Schools
Decker Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 101-150
Manor Middle School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 101-150
High Schools
Manor High School Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 26-50
Manor New Tech High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 26-50
Pflugerville ISD Schools
High Schools
Connally High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
Hendrickson High Var with need After school,
Evening,
Weekends
?(unsure) 1-10
 
Community Settings
County Name Serves in Community Locations?
Travis Yes
Williamson No
Bastrop No
Travis
Location Frequency Time of Day Capacity Participation
--- This program is available to serve in community settings but has not indicated they are currently providing services at particular community locations --