Public invited to celebrate LA Key Academy groundbreaking ceremony

“POP” by the new Louisiana Key Academy Caddo Campus for popsicles, popcorn, and more following the ground-breaking ceremony at the former Arthur Circle Elementary on Wednesday, April 26. Louisiana Key Academy Caddo Campus will open in Fall 2023 and is a tuition-free public charter school serving children with dyslexia.

The public is invited to attend the ground-breaking and celebration event. The ground-breaking ceremony will begin at 3:30 PM, followed by a celebration with activities for children and families, including free popsicles and popcorn, inflatables, and more. Food trucks will be on-site with food available for purchase from 4 PM until 7 PM, and attendees are invited to picnic on the lawn behind the school. Louisiana Key Academy school leaders will be available in the library with more information for interested teachers or students. In the event of rain, activities will be moved to the auditorium and cafeteria.

Louisiana Key Academy (LKA) is a tuition-free public charter school founded in 2013. LKA offers an innovative and effective evidenced-based curriculum within a full-day program for children with dyslexia. The Caddo campus will open in Fall 2023, serving grades 1 – 4, and scale to accommodate K – 8 over the next few years. Though located in Shreveport, students of all districts and surrounding parishes are eligible to attend if accepted.

If your student is struggling with reading and you want to see if LKA would be a good fit for your student, please visit or contact Principal Pamela Barker at or (318)-752-6257.

LKA is a 501c3 run by a volunteer board of directors in Baton Rouge, with campuses across Louisiana. LKA Caddo is seeking donations to complete the conversion of the campus. Donations made to the LKA Caddo will be used locally. If you are interested in donating, please visit

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Paul Savage, Jr.

Paul Savage, Jr. is a graduate of Centenary College of Louisiana and is the owner, founder, & designer of Savage Creative Solutions. Savage Creative Solutions is a full-service, integrated marketing agency headquartered in Shreveport, LA with a growing national footprint across multiple industries. Savage is a local marketing and communication professional, entrepreneur, and accomplished author. His debut memoir, "Diary of A Testicular Cancer Survivor," has been featured on Amazon's best-seller list.

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