Our Impact

Our Impact

Graduates

Reachfor Excellence Graduates since 2001.

High Schools

Graduates Attended 111 Different High Schools

College Acceptances

Acceptances at 194 Colleges

Graduate Schools

Acceptances at 35 Graduate Schools

Meals

Meals Served Per Year

Summer

Coding Education Hours Per Summer

Reach for Excellence graduates have attended the following private, charter and public high schools:

  • Arabia Mountain High School
  • Archer High School
  • Atlanta Girls School
  • Atlanta International School
  • Banneker High School
  • Barrow Arts and Sciences Academy
  • Ben Franklin Academy
  • Berkmar High School
  • Blair Academy, NJ
  • Brookwood High School
  • Carver Early College
  • Cedar Grove High School
  • Chamblee Charter High School
  • Chapel Hill High School
  • Charles Drew Senior Academy
  • Chattahoochee High School
  • Collins Hill High School
  • Columbia High School
  • Columbia High School, CO
  • Cristo Rey Atlanta Jesuit High School
  • Cross Keys High School
  • Darlington School
  • Decatur High School
  • DeKalb Early College Academy
  • DeKalb School of the Arts
  • Druid Hills High School
  • Duluth High School
  • Dunwoody High School
  • Episcopal High School, VA
  • Fayette County High School
  • Frederick Douglass High School
  • Grady High School
  • Grayson High School
  • Gwinnett School of Math, Science & Tech.
  • Hapeville Charter Career Academy
  • Heritage High School
  • Highville Change Academy, CT
  • Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School
  • Horizon School
  • Irondequoit High School, NY
  • KIPP Atlanta Collegiate
  • Lakeside High School
  • Langston Hughes High School
  • Lanier High School
  • Lebanon High School, TN
  • Lithia Springs High School
  • Lovejoy High School
  • Marietta High School
  • Marist School
  • Martin Luther King High School
  • Maynard Jackson High School
  • Mays High School
  • McComb High School, AL
  • Meadowcreek High School
  • Midtown High School
  • Miller Grove High School
  • Miss Porter’s School, CT
  • Morrow High School
  • Mount Vernon Presbyterian School
  • New Schools of Carver High School
  • Norcross High School
  • North Atlanta High School
  • North Gwinnett High School
  • North Springs High School
  • Notre Dame Academy
  • Our Lady of Mercy Catholic High School
  • Pace Academy
  • Parkview High School
  • Paul Duke STEM High School
  • Peachtree Ridge High School
  • Peddie School, NJ
  • Phillips Andover Academy, MA
  • Providence Christian Academy
  • Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School
  • Riverwood International Charter School
  • Rockdale County High School
  • Rockdale Magnet School for Science & Tech.
  • Roswell High School
  • Salem Academy, NC
  • School Without Walls, Washington D.C.
  • Shawnee Mission North High School, KS
  • Shiloh High School
  • South Atlanta High School
  • South Cobb High School, Magnet
  • South Gwinnett High School
  • Southwest DeKalb High School
  • Sprayberry High School
  • St. Andrew’s – Sewanee School, TN
  • St. Pius X Catholic High School
  • Stephenson High School
  • Stockbridge High School
  • The Asheville School, NC
  • The Galloway School
  • The Lawrenceville School, NJ
  • The Lovett School
  • The New School
  • The Paideia School
  • The Walker School
  • The Westminster Schools
  • Tri-Cities High School
  • Tucker High School
  • Wesleyan School
  • Westlake High School
  • Westside High School, Macon
  • Wheeler High School
  • Woodward Academy

Reach for Excellence graduates have attended the following colleges/graduate schools: 

  • Agnes Scott College
  • Albany State University
  • Alabama A & M University
  • Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • American University
  • American Public University, WV
  • Armstrong Atlantic State University
  • Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Atlanta Metropolitan State College
  • Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School
  • Atlanta Technical College
  • Auburn University
  • Augusta University
  • Bard College, NY
  • Barnard College
  • Baylor University
  • Berry College
  • Benedict College
  • Boston College
  • Boston College, Law School
  • Boston University
  • Brandeis University
  • Brenau University
  • Brown University
  • Centre College
  • California Institute of the Arts
  • Carleton College, MN
  • Christian Brothers University
  • Clark Atlanta University
  • Clayton State University
  • Clemson University
  • Cleveland State Community College
  • Colgate University
  • College of Charleston
  • College of Wooster
  • College of the Holy Cross
  • Colorado College
  • Columbia College, SC
  • Columbia College of Chicago
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell University
  • Dartmouth College
  • Davidson College
  • Dayton University
  • DeVry Institute of Technology
  • Drexel University
  • Eastern Michigan University
  • Eckerd College
  • Elon University
  • Emory University
  • Emory University – Rollins School of Public Health
  • Florida A & M University
  • Florida Institute of Technology
  • Fort Valley State University
  • Furman University
  • George Mason University
  • George Washington University
  • George Washington University School of Business
  • Georgetown College, KY
  • Georgetown University
  • Georgetown University, Walsh School of Foreign Services
  • Georgia College and State University
  • Georgia Gwinnett College
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Georgia Perimeter College
  • Georgia Southern University
  • Georgia Southwestern State University
  • Georgia State University
  • Grambling State University
  • Guilford College
  • Hamline University
  • Hampton University
  • Harvard University
  • Haverford College, PA
  • Hinds Community College, MS
  • Hofstra University
  • Houston Community College, TX
  • Howard University
  • Howard University College of Medicine
  • Huntingdon College, AL
  • Iowa State University
  • Jacksonville State University
  • Jacksonville University
  • John Jay College of Criminal Justice
  • Johnson and Wales University, RI
  • Kennesaw State University
  • Louisiana State University
  • Loyola University Chicago
  • Loyola University – New Orleans
  • Lycoming College, PA
  • Macalester College, MN
  • Marquette University
  • Maryland Institute College of Art
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Medical College of Georgia
  • Mercer University
  • Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law
  • Miami University, Ohio
  • Middle Tennessee State University
  • Middle Georgia State University
  • Midland University
  • Milligan College
  • Morehouse College
  • New York University, Tisch School of the Arts
  • North Carolina A&T University
  • North Carolina Central University
  • North Carolina Central University – School of Law
  • North Georgia College & University
  • Northwestern University
  • Notre Dame University
  • Oglethorpe University
  • Ohio State University
  • Ohio State University College of Medicine
  • Ohio Wesleyan University
  • Old Dominion University
  • Oxford College of Emory University
  • Philander Smith College
  • Pitzer College
  • Presbyterian College, SC
  • Princeton University
  • Purdue University
  • Queens University of Charlotte, NC
  • Reinhardt University
  • Rice University
  • Rhodes College
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Rollins College
  • Saint Leo University
  • Saint Augustine’s University
  • Saint Mary’s College
  • Salem College
  • Samford University
  • Savannah College of Art and Design
  • School of the Arts Institute of Chicago
  • Shorter University
  • Simmons College
  • South College, TN
  • Southern Illinois University
  • Southern Polytechnic State University
  • Spelman College
  • Spring Hill College
  • Stanford University
  • Stetson University
  • Stillman College
  • Swarthmore College
  • Syracuse University
  • Talladega College
  • Temple University
  • Tennessee State University
  • Texas A & M University
  • The University of Chicago
  • Tuskegee University
  • Tulane University
  • Union College, NY
  • United States Air Force Academy
  • University of Alabama – Tuscaloosa
  • University of California, San Francisco – Dental School
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Dayton
  • University of Georgia
  • University of Georgia School of Pharmacy
  • University of Georgia School of Veterinary Medicine
  • University of Illinois – Urbana Champaign
  • University of Indiana
  • University of Iowa
  • University of Kentucky
  • University of Miami
  • University of Michigan – Dental School
  • University of Minnesota
  • University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
  • University of Pennsylvania
  • University of Pennsylvania – Dental School
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • University of Richmond
  • University of the South
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Tampa
  • University of West Georgia
  • Valdosta State University
  • Vanderbilt University
  • Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Virginia State University
  • Wake Forest University
  • Washington and Lee University

The Tim Cambias Memorial Scholarship

Mr. Tim Cambias was one of the founding board members of Reach for Excellence and continued to serve dutifully in that position for over 11 years. Through very generous support and constant advocacy, Mr. Cambias proved that he believed in the program and the success of its scholars. Established in 2018, the scholarship is awarded by committee vote to Reach for Excellence High School Senior young ladies and gentlemen excelling in scholarship, service, and the commitment to earning a post high school degree. The $2,500 scholarships are announced and presented at the summer Stepping Up graduation ceremony.