The Steppingstone Foundation has replicated The Steppingstone Academy in Hartford and Philadelphia.


TSAH_logo_RTFounded in 2005, the Hartford Youth Scholars Foundation (HYSF) is dedicated to strengthening the city of Hartford by offering academic programs that improve college access for Hartford schoolchildren. HYSF’s first initiative, The Steppingstone Academy Hartford, prepares motivated students for admission to and success at Connecticut’s top independent high schools. Read more about our affiliate program in Hartford


STPPhila_RTSteppingstone Scholars, Inc. prepares motivated urban schoolchildren for acceptance and success at the top college preparatory schools in the Philadelphia area. Students enter the Scholars Program in the fourth grade, begin a 14-month program of academic preparation during the summer before fifth grade, and enroll in new schools in the sixth grade. Find out more about our affiliate site in Philadelphia.