• Current Opportunity Portfolio Programs

    The Opportunity Portfolio uses a comprehensive vetting and assessment process to identify exceptional School-Community Partners called Portfolio Partners that provide quality learning opportunities called Portfolio Programs. 

    Below is the list of Partner Programs that have undergone the Boston Public Schools’ vetting and assessment process to become a Portfolio Program.

    Extended Learning Time 

    • 826 Boston, Writers’ Rooms
    • Alliance for Inclusion and Prevention, Summer Spot – Summer Learning Program
    • BELL (Building Educated Leaders For Life), BELL After School
    • Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center, Red Oak Afterschool & Summer Program
    • Boston Debate League, After-School Debate League
    • City Year, Academic Tutoring Program
    • CitySprouts, School Garden Program
    • Discovering Justice, The Mock Trial Program
    • Generations Incorporated, Classroom Literacy Program
    • Harlem Lacrosse, Harlem Lacrosse-Boston
    • HMS MEDscience, HMS MEDscience
    • Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion, Inc. (IBA), Afterschool Program
    • Jewish Community Relations Council, Greater Boston Jewish Coalition for Literacy: Community Volunteers
    • Latino STEM Alliance, Robotics STEM Program
    • Mass Audubon’s Boston Nature Center, Boston Schools Environmental Initiative (BSEI)
    • Sociedad Latina, STEAM Team
    • The Steppingstone Foundation, College Success Academy
    • The3PointFoundation, Boston After-School Program
    • UMass Boston – College of Education and Human Development, TAG/ALERTA
    • YMCA of Greater Boston, Before & Afterschool Programs @ BPS

    College & Career Readiness

    • A-List Education, SAT Prep
    • Apprentice Learning, Apprentice Learning Apprenticeships
    • Boston Debate League, Evidence Based Argumentation
    • Boston Partners in Education, Accelerate, Power Lunch, and Aim High
    • Boston Plan for Excellence, Boston Teacher Residency
    • Boston Private Industry Council (PIC), School-to-Career
    • Breakthrough Greater Boston, 6th – 12th Grade College Access Program
    • BUILD
    • College Advising Corps – Boston University
    • Jewish Vocational Services, Transitions to Work
    • MASS INSIGHT EDUCATION, Massachusetts STEM and English Advanced Placement Program
    • OneGoal
    • Science from Scientists, In-School Module-Based STEM Enrichment Program
    • Sociedad Latina, Escalera: Steps to Success and emprende!
    • Tenacity, CollegePrep/Post-Secondary Success
    • uAspire, College Affordability Advising
    • WriteBoston, Writing Coach and Professional Development Program

    Social Emotional Learning & Wellness

    • Alliance for Inclusion and Prevention, Connecting With Care
    • Boch Center, Boch Center In-School Residency Program
    • Boston Children’s Hospital Neighborhood Partnerships (BCHNP)
    • Boston Scores, Elementary and Middle School Program
    • Center for Teen Empowerment, Inc., Youth Organizing Initiative and Trauma Informed Youth Development Training for Teachers
    • Eliot School of Fine & Applied Arts, Day Time Visual Arts & Woodworking Program
    • Generation Citizen, Action Civics Curriculum – Democracy Coach Model
    • Johns Hopkins University – Talent Development Secondary, EWS
    • Josiah Quincy Orchestra Program
    • Peer Health Exchange Boston
    • Playworks, Playworks Coach Service
    • Scholar Athletes
    • Urban Improv, School Workshop Series
    • Wediko Children’s Services, Living with Loss Groups
    • Wediko Children’s Services, MassStart
    • YWCA Boston, Youth Advocating for Change

    Students & Families Experiencing Homelessness

    • Key Steps, Inc.
    • Action for Boston Community Development, Inc. (ABCD), Housing and Homelessness Prevention, SummerWorks, Career Explorations
    • Children’s Services of Roxbury, Children’s Services of Roxbury (CSR) School-Based Services
    • Metro Housing Boston, Housing Supports
    • Catie’s Closet, BPS In-School Closets
    • Youth Harbors
    • Room to Grow
    • Mothers for Justice and Equality, Youth Peer Leadership School Year Program
    • Project RIGHT, Strengthening Families for Young Children (Abundant Life Series)
    • Ecumenical Social Action Committee, ESAC Youth Opportunity Collaborative
    • Big Sister Association of Greater Boston, Site-Based Mentoring
    • Friends for the Children-Boston
    • Citizen Schools, Extended Learning Time Program
    • Community Work Service, Youth Employment Services

    English Learners

    • Art Resource Collaborative for Kids (ArckBoston), Arts Inegration
    • Boston Debate League, After-School Debate League
    • Gaston Insitute/UMass Boston, TAG/ALERTA
    • Imagine Learning Inc.
    • Inquilnos Boricuas en Accion, Inc. (IBA) ,IBA’s Afterschool Program
    • JFYNetworks, JFYNet College Readiness – PostSecondary
    • United Nations Association of Greater Boston (UNAGB), Model UN
    • YMCA of Greater Boston, YMCA of Greater Boston Before & Afterschool Programs @ BPS

    2019 5th Quarter 

    • Achieve*
    • African Community Development of New England (ACEDONE)*
    • Alliance for Inclusion and Prevention, Summer Spot – Summer Learning Program*
    • Another Course to College, Hyde Park Summer Academy
    • BellXcel, BellXcel Rising Scholars
    • Boston Adult Technical Academy, BATA Credit Recovery, Boston Immersion Program, MCAS Portfolio
    • Boston Day and Evening Academy, BDEA Summer Experiential Learning Academy
    • Boston Plan for Excellence, Dearborn Summer School
    • Boston Green Academy, Summer Academy
    • Boston Latin School, Summer Review Exam Schools (Grade 7-12)
    • Boston Scores, Summer Learning Academy*
    • Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston, Orchard Gardens SLP, Sumner and Hennigan Boys & Girls Club*
    • BPS Early Childhood, Summer Early Focus
    • Breakthrough Greater Boston, 6th – 12th Grade College Access Program
    • Bridge to Calculus, Bridge to Calculus
    • Brighton High School, Bengal Summer Scholars Program*
    • Burke High School, Burke Academic & Mentoring for over-aged & under-credited students*
    • The Calculus Project, The Calculus Project and Leadership Academy
    • Charlestown High School, Charlestown High School Summer Programming*, Summer Reading Program
    • Community Academy
    • Courageous Sailing for Youth, Inc., Swim Sail Science*
    • DotHouse Health*
    • East Boston High School, East Boston High School EL*, East Boston High School Summer Review*
    • Edwards Middle School, Edwards Summer Learning Academy*
    • English High School, Summer English High School Program*
    • Excel High School, Summer – Excel*
    • Freedom House, Summer Learning Project*
    • Gaston Institute/UMass Boston, TAG/ALERTA*
    • Grove Hall Alliance, Grove Hall Alliance Summer 2019 with YMCA at Camp Ponkapoag
    • Hale, Hale Outdoor Learning Adventures*
    • Harlem Lacrosse*
    • Harvard/Kent Elementary School, Harvard-Kent Summer Learning Program*
    • Haynes Early Education Center, Haynes Summer Scholars Program*
    • Horace Mann School, Summer Program
    • Horizons at Dedham Country Day, Horizons at Dedham Country Day Summer Program, Horizons Summer Enrichment Program at BPS*
    • Immigrant Family Services Institute (IFSI-USA), IFSI Summer Enrichment and Leadership Academy
    • Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion, Inc. (IBA), IBA’s Summer Learning Project*
    • Jackson/Mann K-8 School, Summer 
    • Madison Park Technical Vocational High School, ESL and SLIFE at Madison Park, Madison Park Summer School*, Rising Freshman Accelerated Math*
    • Mario Umana Academy*
    • Mass Audubon's Boston Nature Center, Growing with STEM: Science and Nature for Out-of-School and Expanded Learning Time 
    • Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Artward Bound
    • McKay K-8 School, Donald McKay and James Otis Summer Academic Enrichment Program*
    • O’Bryant School of Mathematics and Science, O’Bryant Summer Academy (7 – 12)*
    • Quincy Elementary School, Josiah Quincy Elementary Summer Learning Academy*
    • Snowden International School, Summer School
    • Sociedad Latina, Academy for Latinos Achieving Success*,  STEAM Team*
    • Sportsmen’s Tennis and Enrichment Center, Summer Learning at Sportsmen’s*
    • S.T.E.A.M Ahead, Summer Learning Academy
    • The Steppingstone Foundation, The Steppingstone Academy, College Success Academy*
    • The3PointFoundation, C.A.B. Academy*
    • Thompson Island Outward Bound Education Center, Summer Connections*
    • Trinity Boston Foundation, TEEP (Trinity Education for Excellence Program)
    • UMass Boston Pre-Collegiate Programs, Talent Search/Project REACH
    • Warren/Prescott K-8 School, Bridging Academics and Science
    • YMCA of Greater Boston, Summer Learning @ The Gardner Pilot Academy*, Mendell & Kennedy, Menino YMCA,  Ponkapoag Outdoor Center*,  Mario Umana*
    • Zoo New England, Summer Learning*

     

    *= BPS Summer Learning Academy