Become a Breakthrough SJC Student
Applying to Breakthrough SJC is a very selective process. The program is free to students, but we expect all students to work hard and fully commit to Breakthrough all the way through college graduation.
2020-2021 Key Dates
Friday, February 12th, 2021
Monday, March 1st, 2021 by Zoom
Breakthrough SJC applicants should:
- Have grades that show skills proficiency at or above grade level.
- Have grades that show strong academic growth in the past year.
- Want to attend a four-year college/university.
- Be excited to attend summer sessions for three years and Breakthrough programming for 10+ years.
- Attend Marco Forster Middle School.
- Be in the 6th grade (few spots may be available for 7th or 8th grade students – please inquire with specific questions).
How to apply?
- Submit an online application with transcripts.
- Attend a virtual interview.
If you want to work on a word doc, feel free to download one here:
If you have any questions about applying to Breakthrough SJC, send your message to firstname.lastname@example.org