Breaking the Cycle of Poverty Through Education
San Miguel Academy of Newburgh is breaking the cycle of poverty through education. Students are engaged year-round in a safe and positive learning environment, providing them with a high-quality education that creates opportunities for them after leaving San Miguel Academy. Newburgh is a city characterized by systemic poverty and unrelenting violence. It is consistently ranked among the most violent cities in the State of New York.
Since opening as a middle school in 2006, San Miguel Academy has grown into the multi-faceted San Miguel Program. Our method centers around a 12-year commitment to each student and their family which is integral to changing the trajectory of our students’ lives. San Miguel Program is 100% scholarship-driven.
I AM DEFYING THE ODDS
Through our Graduate Success Program, San Miguel stays involved in our students’ lives with after school and summer tutoring, mentoring, job assistance, test preparation, supplemental financial assistance, and emotional support.
Placement to College,
Trade, Military or Work
Secondary Program Placement at Private Day or Boarding Schools