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Luke hosts Tuskegee Airmen to RISE ABOVE
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15802 North Parkview Place • Surprise, Arizona 85374
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phone: 623.876.7196 • web: www.dysart.org
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE2/27/2017
Luke hosts Tuskegee Airmen to RISE ABOVE
DYSART SCHOOLS - Luke Elementary School will host member of the Tuskegee Airmen and their RISE ABOVE Red Tail Exhibit that will allow students to experience critical events in history with the men and women who shaped the world around them.  Tuskegee Airman Colonel Charles McGee (Ret.) will lead students through the exhibit and highlight key leadership concepts to students who are preparing for their future through the “Leadership in Me” program.

The Red Tail RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit is a fully functional mobile movie theater that tours the country nine months out of the year to educate and inspire people of all ages with the history of the Tuskegee Airmen.  These war heroes broke down barriers with their courage and determination to serve our country in WWII, and their ability to triumph over adversity remains a compelling and inspirational example to us all.

While a student event and not open to the public at large, media availability will take place on Wednesday, March 1st beginning at 8:30 a.m.. Media outlets are welcome to tour the exhibit.  Interviews with participants, including staff, students, and Colonel McGee will be available following the tour.

For more information
Zachery Fountain
Director of Communications
Dysart Unified School District
(623) 876-7196
zachery.fountain@dysart.org