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Curious George Brings Reading Curiosity to A+ Elementary

    Curious George stopped by this week to give big hugs to our A+ Elementary scholars, as well as to give our early readers a lesson of encouragement to always remain “curious” about reading so they always grow as learners.                 Our students, AND our teachers, were thrilled to have Curious George on campus!                           A+ Charter Schools would like to thank Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for sending such a wonderful partner in…

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A+ Charter Schools | #FOUNDERSDAY2016

A+ Charter Schools were founded by Don and Karen Belknap in response to the growing needs of at-risk children living in the Pleasant Grove neighborhood of Dallas. The Belknaps recognized that Pleasant Grove was rampant with gang activity, illegal drug use, and criminal behavior, and Mrs. Belknap’s research indicated that the 75217 zip code had one of the highest child mortality rates in the nation. The Belknaps realized that they needed to do more to improve the lives of children in Pleasant Grove, and so, with not much in hand but…

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