Breakthrough New York is a six-year college access program committed to getting high-potential, low-income students to four-year colleges.  It provides after-school tutoring and summer enrichment programs to some of the best and the brightest middle school students from New York public schools, providing them on an ongoing basis with the academic preparation, guidance and mentoring they need to be able to attend selective four-year colleges. What makes this program unique is its students-teaching-students model.  Every year, it hires high-achieving high school and college students to teach in its middle school summer and school year programs.