Breakthrough Fort Worth provides academic enrichment for high achieving public middle school students from underserved backgrounds. We empower students with the skills to enter rigorous college-preparatory high schools. The program encourages talented high school and college students to explore careers in education.


We seek to build meaningful relationships and deliver measurable results. Expanding our services in breadth and depth programmatically, we will create a community of students, teachers and advocates devoted to social justice in education.

Program Core Values

  • Passion for Learning     
  • Respect
  • Responsibility
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership
  • Courage


List of 3 members.

  • Mr. Joseph Breedlove 78

    Director of Breakthrough, Boys Basketball Program Director and Head Coach
    (817) 302-3294
    Texas Christian University - B.B.A.
    Year appointed: 1998
  • Mr.  Rudi Flores 

    Breakthrough Operations Director
    (817) 302-3280 ext. 3314
    Year appointed: 2013
  • Jessica Manzano-Valdez 

    Breakthrough Programming Director
    Year appointed: 2021
4200 Country Day Lane, Fort Worth, TX 76109
Phone: 817.732.7718
Fort Worth Country Day (FWCD) is a JK-12 private, independent, coeducational, nondenominational college-preparatory school located on approximately 100 acres in Fort Worth, Texas. The mission of Fort Worth Country Day School is to foster the intellectual, physical, emotional, and ethical development of capable students through an academically rigorous college preparatory program that integrates the arts and athletics.