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Kevin de Leon Meets with Charter Parents to Talk Immigration Policy

June 22, 2017
LA Stands for All

This spring, parents and students from Green Dot Public Schools’United Parents and Students, KIPP Public Charter Schools, and Magnolia Public Schools, hosted the LA Stands for All Immigrant Families assembly, a collective effort to protect the rights of the families our schools serve — and by extension, families like them across the city.

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Community Partnerships Bring Free Vision and Health Screenings to Thousands of Students

June 21, 2017
Vision to Learn

When students experience challenges with their hearing or sight, it not only affects their ability to learn, but it also impacts their quality of life. That’s why Green Dot partnered with Vision to Learn and the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles to provide vision and health screenings for over 2,000 middle school students.

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Building a Great School Together in Hickory Hill

June 20, 2017
Bluff City

“Founding a school is a huge amount of work, but it’s also a huge opportunity,” said Jonas G. Cleaves, principal of Green Dot Tennessee’s newest school, Bluff City High School.

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Assemblymember Gipson Honors Ánimo Watts Teacher

June 13, 2017
Quinteros

Assemblymember Mike Gipson honored Ánimo Watts teacher Lesley Quinteros for her commitment to her community and her students.

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Memphis Seniors Graduate Ready For College, Leadership and Life

June 12, 2017
graduation

Green Dot leadership, educators and staff proudly celebrate the end of a successful school year as 209 students from our two high schools in Memphis walk the stage at their graduation ceremonies.

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Inglewood to Stanford: a Green Dot Alumnus Makes His Way

June 7, 2017
Jeramiah Winston

As he walked through the ivory columns of one of California’s most distinguished academic institution, Ánimo Inglewood Charter High School alumnus and valedictorian Jeramiah Winston asked himself, “Do I belong here?”

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How We Build Community Among Our Graduates

June 1, 2017
Launch to College

Last month, hundreds of students and educators gathered to celebrate our college-bound seniors’ journey into higher education at the fourth annual Launch to College event.

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Rainier Valley Leadership Academy to Open in Seattle

May 22, 2017
Rainier Valley

Green Dot is excited to announce a high quality middle school option for students throughout Seattle: Rainier Valley Leadership Academy is set to open its doors for the first time in August 2017.

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With the Help of Nasa, Green Dot Students Visit Mars

May 18, 2017
Mars

Earlier this month, courtesy of NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, students at Alain LeRoy Locke College Preparatory Academy were transported to another planet: Mars. Three designers and engineers from JPL visited Locke to speak with students as part of its JetSpace Talks series.

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Creating Scholarship Opportunities at Green Dot’s First 5K

May 17, 2017
Race to College

This spring, the teachers union representing our teachers in California, Asociación de Maestros Unidos, and Green Dot worked together to host the First Annual Race to College 5K Fun(d) Run.

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Welcoming a New Green Dot High School in Hickory Hill

May 15, 2017
Bluff City

Green Dot is excited to announce a high quality high school option for students throughout South Memphis: Bluff City High School is set to open its doors for the first time in August 2017.

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Nine Green Dot High Schools Rank in U.S. News & World Report’s Best

April 26, 2017
Best High School

This week, the U.S. News & World Report issued its Best High Schools 2017 report. The report recognizes each of our nine independent public charter high schools as among the best across in the nation.

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