W.K. Kellogg Foundation

12:14 pm
Sun January 5, 2014

Poll shows transparency helps perception of schools

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Survey was done of adults in four Battle Creek area school districts
Battle Creek-area residents give better grades to schools where they believe the teachers are higher-quality and to schools more willing to share information, according to research commissioned by the Enquirer. Ironically, though the public wants more information from their schools, the release of this information was delayed nearly eight months because school leaders voiced concern with the W.K.
12:47 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

Demand high for scholarship in Battle Creek, raising questions about funding

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Officials say there is some "fiscal concern" about Legacy Scholarship
If every student eligible for the city's celebrated Legacy Scholarship had taken advantage in the program's first year, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation endowment that funds the scholarship could've been about $1 million short of fulfilling its promise.
6:16 pm
Sun June 16, 2013

Education officials hope to expand Battle Creek literacy project

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Program funded by W.K. Kellogg Foundation grant has shown success in first two years
More of the youngest students at the area's lowest-performing school are on-track to meet state standards thanks to a United Way-backed literacy project, data from the project shows, and officials are hoping the project can expand.