Legacy Sports USA President Brett Miller announced today a partnership with Edkey Inc., naming them a Presenting Sponsor and the Official Provider of K-12 Educational Services at Bell Bank Park. Edkey’s partnership includes various exposure throughout Bell Bank Park that will include on-site recruitment and a joint community outreach program with Legacy Cares.
Edkey and its many schools have received numerous awards and recognitions, most recently being named a Top-10 Arizona School by AZ Big Media. Edkey also earned a “Best Companies” award and “Outstanding Leadership” award at the 2022 Education 2.0 Conference, and was named a 2022 “Best School Districts in America” by Niche.com.
“We are excited to partner with Edkey, they have a long history of excellence in academics and the educational services they provide will be a great addition to everything that is offered at Bell Bank Park,” Miller said.
The educational organization was founded in 1996 as Sequoia Schools in Mesa, Ariz., to meet the needs of a new age of students and provide choices to parents who seek a better and safer education for their children. Currently, Edkey owns and operates 26 diverse charter schools and program sites.
“Edkey serves the needs of each family in each community with a vast array of resources to help each student achieve the education they need to succeed regardless of their circumstances,” said Mark Plitzuweit, President and CEO of Edkey. “We are glad to be the Official Provider of K-12 Educational Services at Bell Bank Park and look forward to educating young athletes from all over the country who come to perfect their sport at this incredible facility.”
Edkey schools offer a wide range of themes including Back-to-Basics, S.T.E.A.M., High End Performing Arts, Founding Fathers, and Deaf Education. Edkey serves students from rural, inner-city, and suburban homes as well as the homeless. The educational organization provides a rich academic experience to general and special education students, English language learners, athletes, and artists within both traditional classroom and online settings. Within its diverse mission, Edkey operates the Children First Foundation which raises funds to support homeless and high needs students. For more information visit www.Edkey.org.