Posts by Breakthrough Schools

Family Update: School Calendar for 2020-21

Dear Breakthrough Families, As we celebrate our graduates and conclude what has been the absolute strangest end to a school year in our life times, we are also proactively thinking about the upcoming school year. In this week’s Family Update, we want to communicate a few things that we already know about next year, and…

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Breakthrough Family Update – May 2020

Dear Breakthrough Families,   My name is Andrew McRae, and I am the new Chief Academic Officer at Breakthrough Schools. Before the school year dramatically changed, we had some great plans to come and meet with all of you this spring at each of our campuses to share some really exciting updates. Then, well, we…

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Ready Set Go 2020: Week 4

School may be out, but Breakthrough Schools are still in session. We’ve launched Online Distance learning for K-8 scholars, are providing Chromebooks and iPads for free to families, and are doing our best to continue to give our students a top-rated education.  Like many of our families you may be helping your children to do…

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Ready Set Go 2020: Week 3

Hello, I recently read an article that started with a question: Do you begin your day with an endless to-do list or acknowledging what is working well?  The article went on to say, that we can focus our attention on the things that are within our control rather than on circumstances and events we cannot…

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A is for Asynchronous

April 17, 2020 Chris O’Brien Managing Director of Schools “And isn’t it ironic? Don’t ya think?” – Alanis Morrisette A decade after those lyrics rang out over the airways, we find ourselves in a state of urgent educational irony and the clock is running on us all to adapt. Educators need to learn and learn…

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