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100%of Crossroads scholars graduate high school on time

98%enroll in a college or university after graduation

75%go on to earn their college/university degree

700alumni across the United States

100%of Crossroads scholars graduate high school on time

98%enroll in a college or university after graduation

75%go on to earn their college/university degree

700alumni across the United States

Alumni Spotlight

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Sherry Williams

Class of 2006

"I would tell all scholars to take your time to figure life out. Trust your gut and take healthy chances in life because they have some of the best rewards. Crossroads is one of those."

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Fred Green

Fred Green

Class of 1993

"Sometimes all we need is a chance. And Crossroads gave me a chance to change my directional path in life and choose the path that leads to success."

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Katie Gestiehr

Class of 2014

"Crossroads lets you have fun, but teaches you how to work and study hard."

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  • APPLY TO BE A SCHOLAR! Applications Open!

    Are you currently in 8th grade and want to be a Crossroads Scholar?

    The application window is open from October 15th, 2022 - January 1, 2023.  Please see the flyer for more details on how to apply.

  • New Report Details the Educational Barriers Black Students Face in Pittsburgh
     
    "We believe strongly that this report highlights important practices for Black families and the practitioners that serve them in schools and educational programs, and that the findings are relevant across public and private schools, as well as nonprofits and community programs." - Esther Mellinger Stief, Crossroads Executive Director
  • Fall CrossTalk on October 25!
    All parents and caregivers of Crossroads scholars are invited to our Fall CrossTalk On Tuesday, October 25 from 6 - 7:30 pm.
     
    Meet with staff and other Crossroads families, learn about new initiatives at Crossroads, and get connected with PLAC, our parent advisory group. Light refreshments will be provided. 
     
  • APPLY TO BE A SCHOLAR! Applications Open!

    Are you currently in 8th grade and want to be a Crossroads Scholar?

    The application window is open from October 15th, 2022 - January 1, 2023.  Please see the flyer for more details on how to apply.

  • New Report Details the Educational Barriers Black Students Face in Pittsburgh
     
    "We believe strongly that this report highlights important practices for Black families and the practitioners that serve them in schools and educational programs, and that the findings are relevant across public and private schools, as well as nonprofits and community programs." - Esther Mellinger Stief, Crossroads Executive Director
  • Fall CrossTalk on October 25!
    All parents and caregivers of Crossroads scholars are invited to our Fall CrossTalk On Tuesday, October 25 from 6 - 7:30 pm.
     
    Meet with staff and other Crossroads families, learn about new initiatives at Crossroads, and get connected with PLAC, our parent advisory group. Light refreshments will be provided. 
     
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