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Holistic Approach

Holistic Approach

Our holistic and trauma-informed teaching model supports our students academically, spiritually and socially. This approach, combined with an extended day and extended school year prepares economically disadvantaged children for success.
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Our Results

Our Results

Our unique and robust Graduate Support Program provides the scaffolding and advocacy our students need to break through the barriers of childhood trauma, academic delay and social and economic injustice. Our graduates are thriving at prestigious college preparatory high schools and universities.
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You can Help

You can Help

There is a profound feeling that comes from helping others. You have the power to make a big impact in the lives of children.
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Recent News

SMPA 7th and 8th grade travel to Kennedy Space Center to watch the Artemis 1 launch

We Are The Artemis Generation!

Our 7th and 8th graders just spent four days at ...
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Dragon Space Shuttle Launch

SMPA Students Shoot for the Stars

SMPA students gathered to eagerly await the Launch of NASA’s ...
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Students To Launch NASA Twerogy Planetarium

Students Build and Launch Model Rockets

Through a partnership with the Treworgy Planetarium at Mystic Seaport ...
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Quinnipiac University Bobcat Kids Cooking Class

Quinnipiac University’s Bobcat Kids Teaches Healthy Cooking

Each Monday Quinnipiac Medical Students visit SMPA with fresh ingredients ...
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Special Events

Golf Fore Kids Scholarship Tournament


Annual Golf-Fore-Kids Fundraiser on Monday, June 20, 2022 at Racebrook Country Club
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Breaking the Cycle of Poverty

One Child at a Time