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Run, Superman, Run!

October 20, 2013

We had an amazing 5-K fundraiser race to benefit our network of charter schools. Not only did many members of our community show up for the run, but the Superhero Community laced up their sneakers, too. Check out the “Defenders of Education,” as they race around Ohio City to raise money for our schools: Superheroes…

Breakthrough’s New Spaces in Cleveland

June 26, 2011

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 buildings from Cleveland school district CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Breakthrough charter schools, seeking to expand, are buying four school buildings closed by the Cleveland school…

Charter School Growth Fund

December 10, 2010

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 of the country to learn more about these great things happening in Cleveland. Breakthrough charter schools in Cleveland get $2 million for expansion CLEVELAND, Ohio…

Ursuline College and Breakthrough Partner for Teachers

November 2, 2010

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  Ursuline College and a group of Cleveland charter schools are collaborating on a program to place teachers in urban classrooms. About 20 students in the college’s…

Breakthrough’s Beginnings!

December 7, 2009

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 — Alan Rosskamm, former chief executive of Jo-Ann Stores Inc., is putting his business knowledge to work for four Cleveland charter schools. Rosskamm has been hired…