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, and the Jeron X Grayson Center located in the Hill District andPittsburgh 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 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
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)