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THE RECORD BREAKING HIGHER ACHIEVEMENT GOING PLACES GALA HONORS CAPITAL ONE AND SHINES A LIGHT ON THE ACADEMIC SUCCESSES OF ITS MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS

October 22nd, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                CONTACT:  Jacquelyn Horstmann             202-375-7709; 703-615-7667 jhorstmann@higherachievement.org *** MEDIA ADVISORY *** THE RECORD BREAKING HIGHER ACHIEVEMENT GOING PLACES GALA HONORS CAPITAL ONE AND SHINES A LIGHT ON THE ACADEMIC SUCCESSES OF ITS MIDDLE SCHOOL STUDENTS  … Continue reading

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Teaming Up: Nationals Announce Higher Achievement Partnership

WASHINGTON NATIONALS YOUTH BASEBALL ACADEMY PARTNERS WITH HIGHER ACHIEVEMENT TO LAUNCH ACADEMIC PROGRAM AT INTERIM SITE Program will provide youth development support to students in neighborhoods east of the Anacostia River October 9th, 2013 — Washington, D.C. –– The Washington … Continue reading

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WUSA 9’s JC Hayward Salutes Higher Achievement

WUSA’s JC Hayward featured Higher Achievement on her Hero Central segment. Higher Achievement graduate Adam Workineh and DC Metro Executive Director Katherine Roboff were interviewed for the piece. Workineh, who now attends the selective School without Walls, said his passion … Continue reading

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We Are Marching

August 30th, 2013 — Higher Achievement’s Director of Program Quality and Evaluation, Mike DiMarco, shares a reflection after the March on Washington commemoration this week: This week, I spent part of Wednesday afternoon at the March on Washington, surrounded by … Continue reading

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A Fun Night of Mentoring, College, and Basketball

Higher Achievement succeeds because of the dedication of our mentors and other volunteers. Mentors are volunteers from the community and local businesses who are committed to helping every scholar attain the goal of attending a top academic high school and … Continue reading

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