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Newpoint Education Partners

Education

Newpoint Education Partners also indicted

July 12, 2017

State Attorney Bill Eddins announced that on July 11, 2017, an Escambia County Grand Jury indicted Newpoint Education Partners, LLC; School Warehouse, Inc.; and Red Ignition, Inc., the same business entities previously charged in 2016, with…

Education

Newpoint founder arrested

June 29, 2017

Newpoint Education Partners founder and owner Marcus May was arrested yesterday in Escambia County. May has been charged with swindling more than $1 million from Escambia and other school districts across the state through complicated schemes…

Education

Newpoint school vendor arrested yesterday

June 22, 2017

Steven J. Kunkemoeller, one of two businessmen accused of racketeering and organized fraud at 15 charter schools throughout Florida, turned himself into authorities yesterday afternoon. Kunkemoeller, 56, of 793 Watch Point Drive in Cincinnati, operated Red…

Politics

Bergosh podcast and a request for people to come forward

June 20, 2017

We received several requests for my “Pensacola Speaks” interview with County Commissioner Jeff Bergosh regarding Newpoint Education Partners and the Escambia County School District: Also if you have any information that may help with the state…

Education

Newpoint survivors deal with charter school closures

May 17, 2016

The students of the three Newpoint Education Partners’ charter schools that were shut down last year have begun calling themselves “Newpoint Survivors.” The photo attached to this article is of the Newpoint uniform shirts worn by…