McKissack Middle Prep selected for $10,000 Shape the State Grant
McKissack Middle Prep was awarded a $10,000 Shape the State Grant from the BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Health Foundation. The money goes directly to the school's physical education program with equipment and items that help students stay active, according to McKissack Middle Prep's Executive Principal Darren Kennedy.
Shape the State began in 2011 awarding 20 middle school physical education grants and has now grown to touch more than 1,300 schools in the state of Tennessee.
Learn more about the Shape the State grants on the foundation's website.