Wed Aug 22 2018
Meaden & Moore is a Community Partner of Breakthrough Schools
Meaden & Moore is a Community Partner of Breakthrough Schools and attended their Blue Plate Special community luncheon last week. The event featured David Osborne, author of Reinventing America’s Schools: Creating a 21st Century School System as the keynote speaker. The event was a huge success and very inspiring to all who attended.
Breakthrough Schools is a non-profit organization supporting the highest-performing network of free, public charter schools in Cleveland, Ohio. Their mission is to develop a growing network of distinctive school options that prepare Cleveland area students for success in life. Last year, their 8th-grade graduates received over $1 million in scholarships to top private high schools including Hawken, University School, Laurel, and Saint Ignatius. Breakthrough 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 Architecture & Design (2018 Data).
James P, Carulas, Chief Executive Officer of Meaden & Moore was elected to the Friends of Breakthrough Schools Board of Directors in 2015. Friends of Breakthrough Schools is a non-profit development and advocacy organization responsible for closing the gap in public funding, as well as working with community, business, and political leaders to build city-wide support for high-quality public school options for all children in Cleveland.