By Amelia Hamilton / Watchdog.org /February 5, 2016 -
Since 2012, every graduate of Soulsville Charter School in Memphis has headed to a four-year college or university. Of these 207 graduates, more than $30 million in scholarships and grants have been awarded, WMC Action News 5 reports.
“Some students will choose four year, others will choose two year, some may choose trade school, and some might choose military, but getting 100 percent of our students to the place where they have the option to attend college is one of our goals, and we have reached that much sooner this year than ever before,” said the charter school’s director, Ashley Shores. (Read more here.)