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Andre Agassi funds 2nd Eagle Prep

The Republic | | Brittany Smith

A fund co-managed by retired tennis champion Andre Agassi provided the startup money for a Phoenix charter school to open a second location, officials said. Eagle College Preparatory Schools’ Harmony campus, 2435 E. Pecan Road, had its ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday. The Canyon-Agassi Charter School Facilities Fund is a for-profit real-estate fund that provides facility funds …

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Andre Agassi sponsoring charter school in Phoenix

KSAZ-TV Channel 10 (FOX 10) | Diane Ryan

PHOENIX – A special guest visited a Phoenix elementary school Tuesday morning. He’s best known for his career on the tennis court, but Andre Agassi has been spending a lot of time making a difference for kids. The famous tennis player and number one world champion tennis player didn’t go to kindergarten class to teach …

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EAGLE Elementary plays up its diversity

Bear Essential News for Kids

EAGLE Elementary Plays Up Its Diversity In August, Phoenix Magazine named EAGLE College Prep Elementary one of the best schools in Phoenix in 2010. And while this charter school is great at getting kids ready academically (math, science, English and stuff), it also teaches students how to be good, caring people. EAGLE stands for Expecting …

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Best Schools 2010

Phoenix Magazine | Colleen Sparks

DIVERSITY EAGLE College Prep Elementary, Phoenix Charter school It may be small, but Expecting Academic Greatness with a Loving Emphasis (EAGLE) College Prep Elementary School in south Phoenix sets a big example when it comes to cultural diversity and tolerance. Last year, 26 percent of students spoke one of 15 languages other than English: Spanish, …

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