Scholastic Press Releases

Scholastic Announces Sales of More Than 2 Million Copies of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two in 1st Two Days

New York, NY (August 3, 2016) -- Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two script book, the eighth Harry Potter story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne, published in the U.S. and Canada by Scholastic, hit bookstores nationwide at 12:01 a.m. on July 31, 2016. Retailer reports estimate that Scholastic has sold more than 2 million copies in North America in the first two days of sales, unprecedented for a script book.

Scholastic Announces Contest to Discover the Next Graphix Author-Artists

Graphix Imprint to Publish Debut Children’s Graphic Novels by Contest Winners

Flash Mob of Harry Potter Fans – "Muggle Mob" – Stops Traffic at Scholastic Headquarters in New York City

Photos and Video Released from the Scholastic “Muggle Mob,” in Anticipation of the July 31st Publication of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two

Scholastic Reports Q4 and Fiscal 2016 Results and Fiscal 2017 Outlook

Contact:  Scholastic Corporation

Gil Dickoff
(212) 343-6741 

Kyle Good
(212) 343-4563 

Revenues and Operating Income Up Versus Prior Year Driven by Children’s Books and Education

Scholastic Corporation Announces First Quarter Dividend

New York – July 20, 2016 – Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors today declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share on the Company’s Class A and Common Stock for the first quarter of fiscal 2017.  The dividend is payable on September 15, 2016 to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 31, 2016. 

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Scholastic Corporation Announces Date for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016 Earnings Release and Teleconference

New York, NY  July 14, 2016  Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL) announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016 earnings release: 

Scholastic to Publish Philip Pullman's First Graphic Novel

David Fickling Books and Graphix Imprints to bring The Adventures of John Blake: Mystery of the Ghost Ship to North American Readers

Scholastic and American Girl Announce Extensive Global Publishing Deal

Multi-year licensed program includes new books based on Girl of the Year™ and BeForever™ lines, and original series of books in both print and digital formats inspired by the iconic brand for girls

New Professional Book from Scholastic Breaks Down Barriers for Teaching K–8 Students with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Contact: Alexandra Wladich, Scholastic Inc., 212-965-7353 or

Author Barbara Boroson Readies K8 Teachers to Support Students with
Autism Spectrum Disorder in the Inclusive Classroom

Scholastic Acquires Four Books By Nine-Year-Old Reporter Hilde Lysiak

Hilde Cracks the Case Series to Launch in Fall 2017 As part of
Branches Line of Early Chapter Books

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