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Enrollment Open for KIPP Blytheville College Preparatory School

KIPP Blytheville College Preparatory School is now enrolling 4th through 8th grade students for the 2013-2014 school year. KIPP Blytheville is a KIPP Delta Public School, a growing network of tuition-free, open enrollment, public charter schools that accept all students on a space-available basis. If more students apply to enroll than KIPP Blytheville has spaces for, then a random lottery will be held on June 1, 2013. Students who are not selected in the lottery will be put on a waiting list. KIPP Blytheville offers a college preparatory curriculum, more time in school, extra-curricular activities, trips to colleges and historical sites, special education services, and bus routes to surrounding communities. Enroll at www.kippdelta.org/enroll or at KIPP Blytheville College Preparatory School at 1200 Byrum Road, Blytheville, AR 72315.

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:

Ebony Hooks, Office Manager, KIPP Blytheville College Preparatory School, 870-278-4439

Carissa Godwin, Development Director, KIPP Delta Public Schools, 870-714-9453

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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