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CHANCE (College High School Alliance: A Nexus for Creative Education)

By Phillips Brooks House Association

PBHA’s CHANCE is a college preparatory program which strives to give students from local high schools the desire, support, and motivation to go to college and succeed.

This program runs during the school year.
Tuesday and Thursday. Afternoon.

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Ages 14 to 18.

Grades 9th grade through 12th grade.

High school students looking to connect and learn!


Application Email

Select "CHANCE" when completing this virtual form in order to register:

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing



The program serves people at their homes or wherever it is needed or online.

  • Only virtual (online or over the phone).

Additional information

In the Fall of 2020, CHANCE will hold two virtual sessions over Zoom each week in the late afternoon/evening, both of about an hour and fifteen minutes.  In the first half, students will log on and receive questions through email to answer.  After a break, the remaining time will be spent in breakout rooms going over the questions with a tutor and a few other students.  While each week will have a particular focus (SAT Math, Reading Comprehension, etc), students are encouraged to come for advice on the college process, writing, and/or general homework help.