CREATING FIRST GENERATION COLLEGE GRADUATES
Breakthrough Central Texas provides extended learning, comprehensive advising, and leadership experiences from middle school through college to students in low-income communities who will be the first in their families to graduate from college.
It was during my sixth grade year that two Breakthrough staff members, Ana and Brian, came to my school during Social Studies class. They explained how Breakthrough would help me for 12 years until I graduated from college. That got my attention.
graduate high school on time, compared to 83% of similar peers
more likely to enroll directly in college compared to similar peers.
the rate of high school graduates go on to earn a college degree, compared to similar peers