Scholastic donates 12,000 books to one Cocke County school
Scholastic Publishing Company donated 12,000 books to Edgemont Elementary School in Cocke County.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) - Scholastic Publishing Company donated 12,000 books to Edgemont Elementary School in Cocke County.
Eighty students selected which ones they wanted to keep.
Brittany James is a mom of three who says her six-year-old daughter was still working on learning phonics.
“It will also help with her vocabulary and her imagination cause you know all kids have got a imagination and the best ones are actually through books,” said James.
Scholastic partnered with Save the Children, a global non-profit that works in Cocke County to help students succeed.
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