Search Results

Search results below! If you have trouble finding anything you need, please contact us!

BPS General Featured Image

Cleveland Expeditionary School First in Area – WKYC

WKYC visited Citizens Leadership Academy Wednesday to learn more about the Expeditionary Learning Model featured in this school and championed by Shelly Saltzman. Please view the video above and view…

BPS General Featured Image

Box Tops for Education

Citizens Leadership Academy is happy to partner with Box Tops for Education, a program which has given nearly $400 million since 1996. Citizens Leadership Academy families and students are encouraged…

BPS General Featured Image

Bike Riding on Lamont

Thanks to the Ohio City Bike Coop, the students are able to enjoy the beautiful day and learn proper bike safety, bike maintenance and bike mechanics.

BPS General Featured Image

September Update from Head of School

Update from the Head of School September 1, 2011 Dear CLA Families, It’s hard to believe that September is here! The CLA community has settled into routines and students and…

BPS General Featured Image

Opening Day at CLA

Citizens Leadership Academy opened its doors this August 2011 to our founding class of 6th graders. Congratulations to the incredibly hard-working staff, leadership, volunteers, and community members who helped make…


Breakthrough’s New Spaces in Cleveland

Breakthrough is moving into some new spaces! Check out this article in The Plain Dealer to learn more about our new buildings in Cleveland. Breakthrough charter schools buying four closed…

BPS General Featured Image


Citizens Leadership Academy – WDOK 102.1 – December 5, 2010 – by Jim McIntyre A new public charter school opens next August for sixth graders in Cleveland. Principal Shelly Saltzman says Citizens…


Charter School Growth Fund

We are thrilled to announce the Charter School Growth Fund is helping us grow. We’re the first in Ohio to receive this award, and we’re so excited for the rest…


Ursuline College and Breakthrough Partner for Teachers

Ursuline College and Breakthrough have begun a partnership to bring the highest-quality, motivated teachers into our classrooms. Ursuline College and charter schools collaborate on program to place teachers in classrooms…


Breakthrough’s Beginnings!

Check out this great story in the Cleveland Plain Dealer to learn more about Breakthrough and our beginnings: Cleveland charter schools banding together under new management company CLEVELAND, Ohio —…