• Ellen Checks in with Brooklyn's Summit Academy

    After surprising the entire senior class with college scholarships, Ellen visited with Summit Academy's students and educators – and had another amazing gift in store for them!

    published: 13 Mar 2017
  • Ellen Welcomes Back the Graduates from Summit Academy

    Earlier this year, Ellen and her friends at Walmart gave four-year college scholarships to the entire senior class from Brooklyn's Summit Academy. Now, six of those graduates are at the center of ellentube's first original docuseries "Summit," and they returned to the show to talk about their experience as college freshmen. New episodes of "Summit" air every Wednesday.

    published: 08 Nov 2017
  • Ellen Presents ‘Summit’ – Official Trailer

    Earlier this year, Ellen and her friends at Walmart surprised the entire senior class at Brooklyn’s Summit Academy with four-year college scholarships. “Summit,” ellentube’s first original docuseries, follows a group of six high school graduates from their homes in underserved Brooklyn communities as they embark on the emotional journey to college. Beginning Wednesday, November 8th on ellentube, the six-week docuseries portrays the major impact the scholarships play on the future of incoming college freshman Nyasha Biggs, Sharinel Nunez, and Melick Lubin, enrolled at University at Albany, Quincy Phillips enrolled at Purchase College, Ruddy Green enrolled at SUNY Broome, and Keanna Pinckney enrolled at Corning Community College.

    published: 03 Nov 2017
  • A Spectacular School Gets an Extraordinary Surprise

    Summit Academy Charter School in Brooklyn, New York, is making an incredible impact on young lives – one student at a time. Ellen couldn't wait to meet the amazing women who are helping lead the path to college for their students... and help them continue their amazing work!

    published: 09 Feb 2017
  • Brooklyn teen surprised with full ride to Harvard

    Read more at BrooklynPaper.com.

    published: 14 Apr 2016