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Scholastic Acquires Mrs. Nelson’s Book Fair Company

New York, NY — December 20, 2019 — Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Scholastic Book Fairs, Inc. has completed the acquisition of the assets of Pomona, California-based Mrs. Nelson’s Book Fairs, Inc. (“Mrs. Nelson’s”), pursuant to the terms and conditions of a Purchase and Sale Agreement dated October 25, 2019. Financial terms of the transaction are undisclosed.

Scholastic Reports Fiscal 2020 Second Quarter Results

Operating Income Rises 7%; Affirming Full-Year Guidance


New York – December 19, 2019 – Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today reported financial results for the Company’s fiscal second quarter ended November 30, 2019.

Scholastic Names Sasha Quinton President, Book Fairs

Quinton to Oversee Scholastic Book Fairs U.S. Business and Operations; Alan Boyko, Current President of Book Fairs, to Retire after Distinguished 31-Year Career at Scholastic

Scholastic Corporation Announces Date for Second Quarter Fiscal 2020 Earnings Release and Teleconference

New York, NY — December 12, 2019 — Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ:SCHL) today announced the following schedule and teleconference information for its second quarter fiscal year 2020 earnings release:

Scholastic Corporation Announces Third Quarter Dividend

New York – December 11, 2019 – 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 third quarter of fiscal 2020. The dividend is payable on March 16, 2020 to all shareholders of record as of the close of business on January 31, 2020.

About Scholastic:

Cultivating Genius: A New Book from Scholastic Focuses on the Need for Historically and Culturally Responsive Education

Contact: Stephanie Agresti, 212-343-7819, sagresti@scholastic.com 

Dr. Gholdy Muhammad from Georgia State University Introduces an Equity Framework for All Students

New Rising Voices Classroom Library from Scholastic and David C. Banks Celebrates the Stories of Black and Latino Boys

Contacts:
Brittany Sullivan, Scholastic, bsullivan@scholastic.com, 212-343-4848
Stephanie Agresti, Scholastic, sagresti@scholastic.com, 212-343-7819
Alastair Pearson, The TASC Group, alastair@thetascgroup.com, 212-337-8870

Books and Instructional Materials for Grades K–5 Promote Positive Representation and Broaden the World for All Students Through Literature

Scholastic Announces Title and Cover for New Novel in the Worldwide Bestselling Hunger Games Series by Suzanne Collins

THE BALLAD OF SONGBIRDS AND SNAKES TO BE PUBLISHED MAY 19, 2020, WITH WORLD ENGLISH FIRST PRINTING OF 2.5 MILLION COPIES

Half a Million Young Readers Helped to Get 200,000 Books to Kids Without Access Through the Scholastic Summer Read-a-Palooza

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Alex Wladich, 212-965-7353, awladich@scholastic.com

By Reading, Kids Unlocked Free Children’s Books Provided by Scholastic and Distributed by United Way 

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