Winners! President Obama will speak to Booker T. Washington High School in Memphis on May 16

From the White House’s website:

President Obama

President Obama will provide the commencement speech at Booker T. Washington High School in Memphis, winners of the Commencement Challenge

WASHINGTON – Today, the White House announced Booker T. Washington High School in Memphis, Tennessee as the winner of the 2011 Race to the Top High School Commencement Challenge.  Vice President Joseph Biden called Principal Alisha Kiner today to tell her the school had won. President Obama will travel to Memphis, Tennessee, on Monday, May 16, to deliver the school’s commencement address.

You can read the entire story at the White House website here.

United Way congratulates the students, teachers and leaders at Booker T. Washington on this outstanding achievement!

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