KIPP, a national charter school provider, had a ribbon-cutting for the opening of their first elementary school in the city. The school leases a former factory in Allegheny which was purchased and renovated by an organization co-founded by tennis legend Andre Agassi.
Tube by Rikard Larma/Metro:
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter, KIPP CEO Richard Barth, tennis great
Andre Agassi and Bobby Turner behind the national charter school's first
grade class, who got to show off their new school and singing abilities
yesterday, during a ceremony for KIPP's first charter in Philadelphia.