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KIPP Delta Public Schools to Host Annual Public Meeting

KIPP Delta Public Schools will host their Annual Public Meeting on Tuesday, December 4th at 6:00 pm. The event will take place at the KIPP Blytheville campus located on 1200 Byrum Road in Blytheville, Arkansas.  The agenda of items to be discussed will include the following:

  • Progress toward goals
  • Accreditations status
  • Proposals to correct deficiencies

The event will open with a performance by the school’s choir.  Mr. Scott Shirey, KIPP Delta’s Executive Director, will present and field questions from parents and members of the public at the close of the meeting.  The public is welcome to attend this event.

About KIPP Delta Public Schools
KIPP Delta Public Schools are tuition‐free, open enrollment, public charter schools that accept all students on a space‐available basis. Our mission is to empower students from high‐poverty communities to develop the knowledge, skills, and character traits necessary to pursue a college education and a life of value, joy, and integrity. For more information, visit www.kippdelta.org.

About KIPP
KIPP has grown from two original schools founded by Teach For America alumni Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin to a national network of 109 free, open enrollment, college‐preparatory public charter schools. Over 95 percent of students enrolled in KIPP schools are African American or Hispanic/Latino, and more than 80 percent qualify for the federal free and reduced‐price meals
program. To date, over 85 percent of students who have graduated from KIPP middle schools have matriculated to college. For more information, visit www.kipp.org.

Contacts:
Chintan Desai, Executive Assistant, KIPP Delta Public Schools – 870‐714‐5654 or chintan.desai@kippdelta.org

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If you are a journalist or a member of the media and have an inquiry, please contact:

Carissa Godwin
Chief Development Officer
870-714-9635
carissa.godwin@kippdelta.org