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Updated Food Pickup Schedule: Tuesday 3/31 and Thursday 4/2

By Breakthrough Schools | March 28, 2020

An important update regarding food pickup this week! We’re trying a new approach that will reduce the number of trips you have to make. You will be able to pick up a FIVE DAY SUPPLY of meals on Tues & Thurs! Here is the new food pickup schedule for the week: NEW FOOD PICKUP SCHEDULE…

Ready Set Go 2020: Week 1

By Breakthrough Schools | March 24, 2020

Hello Families! I want to welcome you and your scholar(s) to Breakthrough Schools.  We are so excited for your student to join us for the upcoming 2020-2021 school year! Between now and the first day of school in August, there will be several opportunities for you to get to know your new school better, meet…

Three Top Tips from Principals During Extended Closure and Remote Learning!

By Breakthrough Schools | March 20, 2020

Hi families! While we all continue to adjust to the new world, we have Three Top Tips from our principals. We hope you find these helpful. Hang in there, you got this! 1) Keep it simple. Encourage your scholar to read as much as possible. Any reading counts! 2) 2-3 hours a day of education…

Wednesday Update to All Families

By Breakthrough Schools | March 18, 2020

Hello Breakthrough families! Two important updates. FOOD: We are now able to offer both free lunch *and* breakfast for the next day as part of our daily M-F 11:30am-1:30pm food pickup service! EDUCATION: If you were not able to pick up your Distance Learning packet from school yet, please call your school’s front desk and…

Sunday Update on School Closures, Lunches, and more

By Breakthrough Schools | March 15, 2020

Dear Breakthrough families — The following two messages were just sent out via our texting and phone services. We will continue to post all communications here on our website as well. Text Message to Families: Dear Breakthrough Families — We are busy doing everything we can to help our entire community manage this unprecedented situation.…

Friday Update Regarding School Closures and COVID-19

By Breakthrough Schools | March 13, 2020

Dear Breakthrough Families, As you know, Governor DeWine announced a mandatory three (3) week school closure, effective March, 16, 2020.  However, in the interest of safety and preventing the spread of the virus, we are electing to start the mandatory break after school today, Friday, March, 13th. To ensure the seamless delivery of important services…

Statewide School Closure Announcements

By Breakthrough Schools | March 12, 2020

Governor DeWine has announced a mandatory, statewide 3-week school closure effective Tuesday, March 17 due to COVID-19. Although there have been no confirmed cases in our schools, we are all committed to prevention of this outbreak and as such we will follow our Governor’s and local health officials’ direction. However, we are joining other schools…

Breakthrough Covid-19 Coronavirus – Update #2

By Breakthrough Schools | March 11, 2020

Updated: March 11, 2020 Dear Breakthrough Community, This week, city and county health officials confirmed three cases of COVID-19 in Cuyahoga County. All three, as well as six close contacts to the patients, have been quarantined at home. As a reminder, the symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, cough and shortness of breath. Please keep children…

Breakthrough Response to Covid-19/Coronavirus – Update #1

By Breakthrough Schools | March 10, 2020

Dear Breakthrough Community, This week, city and county health officials confirmed three cases of COVID-19 in Cuyahoga County. All three, as well as six close contacts to the patients, have been quarantined at home. As a reminder, the symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, cough and shortness of breath. Please keep children exhibiting these symptoms home…