Green Dot Joins Letter Supporting Mental Health Services in Public Schools

“It is imperative that we increase access to school psychologists, school counselors, and school social workers so that students have access to a full range of mental and behavioral health services and have support in accessing any community-based care they may require.” Contact: Sean Thibault, 213-444-8613 APRIL 28, 2022 – Green Dot Public Schools signed…

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King Middle School Selects New Principal

Marian Williams will lead the school, coming from Memphis where she led middle school transformation in a district partnership. April 27, 2022 (Beaumont, TX) — Green Dot Public Schools Southeast Texas is pleased to announce the selection of Marian Williams to be the school’s new Principal. Ms. Williams most recently served within the Green Dot…

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Jocquell Rodgers Named as Incoming Head of Green Dot Public Schools Tennessee

MEMPHIS – Green Dot Public Schools Tennessee (GDPST) announced today that the Board of Directors has appointed Jocquell Rodgers to serve as Executive Director beginning July 1, 2022. Rodgers is replacing Dr. Megan Quaile, who has led GDPST since 2014. Dr. Quaile will continue supporting Tennessee, while continuing her leadership role as the Chief Growth…

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New High School to be a Source of Hope for Inglewood Families

March 15, 2017, LOS ANGELES — In response to Tuesday’s vote by the Los Angeles County Board of Education to approve a new charter for a high school led by Green Dot Public Schools in the Inglewood Unified School District, Cristina de Jesus, President of Green Dot Public Schools California, issued the following statement: “We…

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State of Tennessee’s Vote of Confidence in Green Dot is a Victory for Students

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Contact: Sean Thibault, 213-444-8613, sean.thibault@greendot.org October 13, 2016, MEMPHIS — In response to today’s vote to authorize Green Dot Public Schools’ charter for a new high school in the Hickory Hill neighborhood, Dr. Megan Quaile, Executive Director of Green Dot Public Schools Tennessee, issued the following statement: “The State Board of Education decision today excites…

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Summer Food Program Feeds Kids For Free

LOS ANGELES — With summer right around the corner, it’s time to think about keeping children healthy while school is out. Green Dot Public Schools provides free meals to children during the summer. This summer, meals will be served at the following locations, during the following dates and times:   School Address Dates Meals & Times…

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Coalition Calls for Moratorium on LAUSD’s “Random” Metal Detection Policy

  Contact: Sean Thibault, 323-565-3268 sean.thibault@greendot.org May 25, 2016, LOS ANGELES – Today, an unusually diverse coalition sent a letter to LAUSD calling for an immediate moratorium on, and revision of, their random metal detection/search (wanding) policy that unfairly targets and criminalizes students.  The support of many diverse partners, including UTLA and the ACLU, alongside…

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