Breakthrough Philadelphia Student Pre-Qualification
Please complete this form to receive information from Breakthrough Philadelphia about applying to the competitive ten-year program.
This student is in 6th grade in 2021 - 2022 school year.
Site of Interest
Germantown - Germantown Friends School
West Philadelphia - Drexel University
Breakthrough Philadelphia students typically meet at least two of the following need-criteria. Please select all that apply to this student. All information will be verified through the application process.
First in their families to attend a four-year college or university in the United States
Low-income (qualify for free or reduced lunch according to the federal guidelines shown above)
English is not their primary language
Racial or ethnic minority group that is under-represented in college
Placed in foster care
Breakthrough Philadelphia is an intensive academic workshop experience and not a federally funded public program. We have limited ability to support students with medical, behavioral, and cognitive challenges. If this student has an IEP or 504 plan, he or she will be considered on a case-by-case basis. By selecting the box below, you agree that you understand and agree to provide all IEP and/or 504 documentation for your child in the application process.
I understand and agree to provide IEP/504 information if my student has it.
Key Student Characteristics: Check All that Apply
Motivation to learn, work hard, and get to college
Ability to produce high quality work
Fully committed to the ten-year program
Respectful to peers and adults
Display consistent attendance in school (fewer than 10 attendance events in most recent school year)
Appreciate differences among others
Parent(s), guardian(s), and/or close family member(s) are committed to their success in the program
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