Higher Achievement - Pittsburgh

Higher Achievement - Pittsburgh


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Data Provided By
United Way of Allegheny County
General Information
Description of ServiceHigher Achievement is a year-round college preparatory program for 5th - 8th grade students, operating at Pittsburgh Langley K-8, Pittsburgh University Preparatory School 6 - 12, and Pittsburgh Westinghouse Academy 6 - 12. The program uses a rigorous curriculum that includes mathematics, science, social studies, literature, and an elective cultural/arts/physical education class as well as mentoring.
LocationAllegheny
Geographical AreaHill District, Homewood, and West End (Sheraden and Elliot) communities in the City of Pittsburgh
Intake ProcedureClick here for application. or call.
Intake RequirementsComplete a parent and student in-person interview.
Helpful TipsStudents only start as 5th or 6th graders. We typically do not admit 7th or 8th graders.
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
Eligibility5th – 8th grade students only
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Afterschool Academy runs from October – May: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays, 3:00pm to 7:30pm
Summer Academy runs daily for six weeks from 8:00am to 3:00pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Joan Axelson
Contact's Position Operations and Outreach Manager
Contact's Phone 412-605-8448
Contact's Email jaxelson@higherachievement.org
Physical Site Address 1 211 N. Whitfield St., Suite 475
Physical Site City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Mailing Address 1 211 N. Whitfield St., Suite 475
Mailing City, State, Zip Pittsburgh, PA 15206
Main Phone 412-605-8448
Fax 202-861-7755
Service Location Email info@higherachievement.org
Web Address http://www.higherachievement.org/
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Higher Achievement
Affiliated Program: Higher Achievement - Pittsburgh
This Service: Higher Achievement - Pittsburgh
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Youth Enrichment Programs (PS-9800.9900)