Breakthrough Results

Our Results


Data Current As Of: July 2018


Combining shared principles at our educator-led schools, Breakthrough is able to deliver a portfolio of unique, effective educational options to the Cleveland community. This nationally innovative approach is working.

Our schools were recently ranked #11 nationally in reading, #16 nationally in math, and #1 overall in Ohio among 277 public school networks studied nationwide by CREDO at Stanford University (2017 Study).

High School Placement

Last year, our 8th grade graduates received over $1 million in scholarships to top private high schools including Hawken, University School, Laurel, and Saint Ignatius. Our graduates routinely earn acceptance into top public and private college prep high schools including all of the CMSD college prep high schools such as MC2 STEM and John Hay Early College, Science and Medicine, and Achitecture & Design (2018 Data).

Breakthrough ranked #1 in Ohio by Stanford University 2017 study

Ohio Department of Education

While we know test scores aren't everything, we are proud that our students and teachers also earned high marks on the Ohio Department of Education assessments, outperforming all of the major city school district in Ohio in overall Student Achievement (known as Performance Index).

Breakthrough Schools Ohio Department of Education Test Results for Cleveland and "Big 8" in Ohio

Ratings by Proximity

One of our goals as a network is for every neighborhood in Cleveland to have at least one high quality public K-8 school. We're proud to be delivering on that goal by operating among the highest-rated schools in Glenville, Hough, University Circle, Lee Harvard, Union Miles, St Clair Superior, Asiatown, and Cudell.

Results by Zip Code

Explore our results below, ranked by Ohio Department of Education Performance Index Score. Zip codes where we have campuses are highlighted for reference.

East Side Zip Codes

West Side Zip Codes