Visiting KIPP

Visiting KIPP

University of Arkansas Chancellor Joe Steinmetz, along with 40 faculty members and department heads made a stop at KIPP Forrest City College Preparatory School this morning as part of a three-day tour of the north-central region of the state. Visitors were able to tour the facilites at KIPP as well as speak with students and administrators about the school’s operations. In the photo above, Malik Madden, left, a sixth grade student, discusses his essay on Bo Jackson with Kristina Howlett, an instructor at U of A. In the photo at right, Scott Shirey, executive director of KIPP: Delta Public Schools, discusses with visitors some of the educational practices used at KIPP Forrest City and other KIPP schools. Photos by Caitlyn Sweet