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Tennis Star’s Las Vegas School Nets $18 Million Investment

By Bryan Toporek — November 07, 2011 1 min read

Billionaire investor Kirk Kerkorian has donated $18 million to a Las Vegas charter school founded by tennis legend Andre Agassi. Mr. Agassi said the donation would guarantee the future of the Andre Agassi College Preparatory Academy, a school for students who are deemed at risk academically.

A version of this article appeared in the November 09, 2011 edition of Education Week

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