Adopt-a-School, our program that makes it easy for local organizations and businesses to support individual Madison public schools, kicked off. Since then, we’ve had 100-plus program partners who have invested more than $5.5 million in financial and in-kind gifts, along with 100,000-plus volunteer hours. Group Health Cooperative and Leopold Elementary was the first Adopt-a-School partnership, and it remains active today.
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Help Close the Funding Gap for Public Schools
This post was originally published in the Wisconsin State Journal on September 17, 2022. Today’s Public Schools Face Unprecedented Challenges. By: Kathy Costello Community. In a nutshell, that’s what our public schools are all about. Our schools and our students are the heartbeat of our community and ground us to what’s most important: our kids, Read More
Alumni: Daniel Kigeya
Daniel Kigeya’s graduation from West High School in 1997 was one of the loneliest days of his life. “I remember walking across the stage and then leaving there and going home and not celebrating,” says Kigeya, (pronounced Key-gay-ya) who returns to West this fall as its new principal. He did not feel like he belonged Read More