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EVENT: Allison Academy Students March to City Hall to Celebrate National School Choice Week -- January 29

NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla., Jan. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The students and staff of Allison Academy will walk from the school building to North Miami Beach City Hall carrying banners and wearing National School Choice Week yellow scarves on January 29. They will be met by Mayor George Vallejo, members of the City Council and local business owners in a positive celebration of educational options. The event will be part of 5,500+ independently-planned ones taking place during National School Choice Week 2014 – the nation's largest-ever celebration of educational opportunity.




WHO:            


Students, teachers, elected officials and community members.




WHAT:


Allison Academy students and staff walk to City Hall to celebrate National School Choice Week




WHEN:


Wednesday, January 29 at 10 a.m.



Note: Media are invited to attend




WHERE:


Walk begins at Allison Academy



1881 NE 164 Street



North Miami Beach, FL 33162




Allison Academy is a private school that provides individualized and customized educational programs for students in grades 6 thru 12. For more information, visit www.allisonacademy.com.

"The entire school looks forward to this walk and celebrating with other schools across the country during National School Choice Week," said Sarah Allison, founder of Allison Academy.

"We're thrilled that Allison Academy is participating in National School Choice Week," said Andrew Campanella, NSCW president. "We hear a lot about education in the news, but the students, teachers, and school leaders at Allison Academy remind us that every single day, there are great things happening in schools of choice across America."

National School Choice Week shines a positive spotlight on effective education options for children – including traditional public schools, public charter schools, magnet schools, private schools, online academies, and homeschooling. For more information, visit www.schoolchoiceweek.com.

CONTACT:
Sarah Allison
[email protected] | 305-940-3922

SOURCE National School Choice Week

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