Pass With Flying Colors

Expanding Opportunity by Making College a Reality

Pass With Flying Colors (PWFC) prepares Chicago’s public high school students to be successful in college. At PWFC, we believe that a college degree provides opportunity, choice, and stability. Over eight years, we provide the holistic, individualized support that enables PWFC scholars to be the first in their families to earn a college diploma.

Family circumstances and lack of access to college resources should not be the insurmountable barriers to a college degree.

Join us to make college a reality.

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  1. College Dreams

    March 2 @ 6:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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  • 100% of PWFC 2016 high school graduates enrolled in college this fall.
  • 88% of the first PWFC cohort returned for their sophomore year of college.
  • 75% of PWFC juniors and seniors are enrolled in at least one honors or AP level course for the 2016-2017 school year.

“A college degree is like a passport to my future and opportunities that are in the world. Without a college degree, I don’t have a future for myself or my family. PWFC makes sure I have a tutor when I need help and that I pass all my classes so I can get into the college that’s best for me.“- Justina, 2017 cohort

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