YMCA and Fayette County Public Schools Announce Partnership


What: Press Conference

YMCA of Central Kentucky and Fayette County Public School Schools Partnership Announcement – BELL Power Scholars AcademyTM
Summer Learning Loss Intervention Initiative
The BELL Power Scholars Academy is an immersive learning experience that combines academic instruction with fun hands-on enrichment activities, field trips, mentorship, and community service projects. The program is designed to help scholars improve their academic and social-emotional skills and increase their self-confidence in order to enter school in the fall prepared and ready to excel.

When: Tuesday, June 5 at 10 a.m.

Where: Booker T. Washington Elementary School (Library) 707 Howard Street Lexington, Kentucky 40508

Who: Speakers include FCPS Superintendent Manny Caulk, YMCA President & CEO David Martorano, and FCPS Professional Growth and Effectiveness Coach Lori Sargent

Tours and Interviews:
Tours of the BELL Power Scholars Academy and interviews with 2017 participants and their families along with FCPS and YMCA officials will be available immediately following the press conference.