What We're All About

Our mission, our vision, and our values

Our Mission

The mission of Breakthrough Schools is to develop a growing network of distinctive school options that prepare Cleveland area students for success in life.

Our Vision

The five-year vision for our network of schools is to further Greater Cleveland’s transformation by providing distinctive school options for no fewer than 6,000 children in 19 schools. Our work, in partnership with CMSD and others, will help the city reach a tipping point towards providing a high-quality education for all.

Our Values

As we strive for excellence…

We do what’s best for kids.
We help each other grow.
We embrace our diversity.
We tell the truth.
We stand together.