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APEX COLLEGIATE ACADEMY PLANS EVENT TO CELEBRATE NATIONAL SCHOOL CHOICE WEEK
Apex College Academy Charter School participates in nation’s largest-ever celebration of educational opportunity
January 20, 2016 – Baton Rouge, LA – Apex Collegiate Academy, a STEM-focused, college preparatory school for students in Baton Rouge, will hold a special event on Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 1:30pm following the Gus Young Mardi Gras Parade to celebrate National School Choice Week, school leaders announced today.
This event will feature newly enrolled students and community leaders who support school choice.
Apex Collegiate Academy Charter School is a Public Charter school scheduled to open to 120 sixth grade scholars on August 1, 2016.
Apex Collegiate Academy is one of more than 12,000 schools participating in National School Choice Week (January 24-30, 2016). The goal of the Week is to shine a positive spotlight on all types of education options for children – from traditional public schools to public charter schools, magnet schools, private schools, online learning and homeschooling. The event will be held at BREC’s Gus Young Park and will include food and activities for kids.
“We are thrilled to have Apex Collegiate Academy participate in National School Choice Week by holding this special event,” said Andrew Campanella, National School Choice Week president. “The Week provides an opportunity for families in communities across America to discover more about the education options available to children, and for their involvement in this nationwide celebration.”
For more information about the event, visit http://www.apexcollegiate.org.
For more information about National School Choice Week, visit http://www.schoolchoiceweek.com.
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