Breakthrough Featured in The Capistrano Dispatch

Breakthrough SJC was profiled in a cover story on The Capistrano Dispatch leading up to the launch of its ninth summer. Breakthrough students Fabian Tovar, a junior at Capistrano Valley High School, and Amy Fabian, seventh-grader at Marco Forster Middle School, were featured in this story and shared their goals for the future and experiences as […]

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Community Partner Highlight: CR&R

We are thrilled to announce CR&R as Breakthrough’s newest community partner, for its leadership and support of our students. CR&R, under the leadership of Dean Ruffridge, is committed to helping improve the communities it serves and to create a higher quality of life for their residents. CR&R is involved in community events and its employees […]

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World Book Night Celebration in San Juan Capistrano

On Thursday, May 1, San Juan Capistrano Friends of the Library and SJC Public Library hosted Breakthrough middle school students to a local celebration of World Book Night. This world-wide event was first celebrated in England and Ireland in 2010 to spread a love for reading and to inspire passionate readers to go out into their […]

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Summer Preview: 20 New Teachers, 29 New Students

Our ninth consecutive summer program here in San Juan Capistrano is shaping up to be one of our finest yet! After a rigorous application and hiring process, we are excited to announce our 2014 Summer Teaching Team is set. We welcome five local Instructional Coaches, twenty college-age Teaching Fellows, and twenty-nine new middle school students into […]

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Breakthrough San Juan Receives 2014 Innovation Grant!

Breakthrough Collaborative, our national affiliate, has awarded Breakthrough San Juan Capistrano with the 2014 Innovation Grant. This Grant was awarded to only four of the thirty-three Breakthrough sites across the nation who exhibit success in developing and advancing innovative practices in the classroom and improving student achievement. This $5,000 grant will directly impact Breakthrough San Juan […]

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