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MEDIA ADVISORY Milestones & Memorabilia: Kealing Middle School Celebrates 30th (Re)opening Anniversary

Kealing Middle School invites Hornet families--past, present, and future--and community members to celebrate its 30th (Re)Opening Anniversary.
What: Join Kealing for games, tours, music and lunch to mark this milestone with members of the Hornet community.
When: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 22
Where: 1607 Pennsylvania Ave.
Background: Kealing originally opened in the fall of 1930 but was later closed in 1971 as a part of desegregation efforts. In the fall of 1986 the campus became a junior high, both for students in the Kealing neighborhood and for students throughout Austin ISD who were accepted into the magnet program. The school has been serving students for 30 school years since the reopening.
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