News & Announcements

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CollegeSpring Recognized as a Bright Spot in Hispanic Education by the White House

September 21st, 2015

Washington DC – CollegeSpring is honored to be recognized as a Bright Spot in Hispanic Education by the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for Hispanics. The announcement was made by Alejandra Ceja, Executive Director of the Initiative, on September…  Learn more


CollegeSpring Students Join FLOTUS at the White House

July 22nd, 2015

  Washington, DC – We are proud to cheer on two CollegeSpring seniors, Floyd Black and Silvia Madrid, who will join First Lady Michelle Obama Thursday, July 22 at the White House for the 2015 Beating the Odds Summit. As…  Learn more

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CollegeSpring Releases 2014 Annual Report

June 1st, 2015

CollegeSpring is pleased to share our 2014 Annual Report, celebrating a number of “big leaps” made over the past fiscal year. Not only are our students continuing to make big leaps in their SAT score improvement, but CollegeSpring also took…  Learn more


NBC Bay Area: Redesigning the SAT

March 27th, 2015

NBC Bay Area’s story on the new SAT featured CollegeSpring’s program at Impact Academy in Hayward and an interview with CollegeSpring Senior Vice President of Strategy & Impact Julie Gopalan on the potential impact of the redesigned test. View more…  Learn more


At White House, CollegeSpring Announces Commitment to Expand College Access

December 4th, 2014

Washington, DC – Today, CollegeSpring CEO Garrett Neiman will join President Obama, the First Lady, and Vice President Biden along with hundreds of college presidents and other higher education leaders to announce new actions to help more students prepare for…  Learn more


CollegeSpring Honored by Goldman Sachs for Entrepreneurship

October 29th, 2014

Garrett Neiman among 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs at 2014 Builders + Innovators Summit San Francisco, CA, October 29, 2014 – Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) is recognizing CollegeSpring’s Garrett Neiman as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2014 at its…  Learn more


Only 14% of black and 19% of Latino students in New York achieve College-Ready SAT Scores

October 29th, 2014

CollegeSpring’s first New York City programs are underway at 6 New York City high schools, and a recent score report released by the CollegeBoard highlighted the stark need for programs like CollegeSpring: the report showed that only 19% of Latino…  Learn more


Organizations Update Work to Expand Equity in College Access and Success

August 5th, 2014

Recent Coverage – CollegeSpring is one of a number of organizations who were present at January’s White House convening on college access and success who are following up on commitments made to improve college opportunity. Read the article in EdWeek’s…  Learn more


Announcing CollegeSpring’s Founding New York City Team

July 8th, 2014

New York, NY, July 8, 2014 – CollegeSpring is proud to welcome our founding New York City team. CollegeSpring New York, led by Executive Director Melissa Silberman, will launch during the 2014-2015 school year with programs for 650 students at…  Learn more

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CollegeSpring Serves More Students At Traditional Public Schools

July 7th, 2014

San Francisco, CA, July 7, 2014 – This summer, for the first time, CollegeSpring will serve more students from traditional public schools than from charter schools. During summer 2014, CollegeSpring expects to serve 750 students at 22 sites in Northern…  Learn more