Kanye West Reportedly Opening ‘Donda’ School In L.A. To Produce ‘Next Generation Of Thinkers’

Kanye West is supposedly opening a California preparation school called for his late mom Donda, who was a university professor in Chicago.

Kanye West, 44, is expanding his horizons beyond music and style with an instructional institute. The Illinois native is apparently opening the Donda Academy simply beyond Los Angeles called for his late mom Donda West who died in 2007. Especially, Donda was a professor at the Chicago State University’s English department, and taught at the post-secondary level for 31 years.

Kanye’s name is not discussed anywhere on the site, which boasts a mission declaration, admissions page and contact email. HollywoodLife has actually connected to the institution for confirmation that Kanye is involved. It was also reported that the center will be located between Simi Valley and the Moorpark location at a shuttered private school, per local Los Angeles news affiliate CBS 2. No opening date is promoted on the simple black site, which features bold, capitalized gray text.

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“Utilizing a principles of stability and care, Donda Academy prepares trainees to become the next generation of leaders, thinkers, and innovators by supplying them with a first-rate education that includes a rigorous core curriculum and focus on sustainability, imagination, crucial thinking and problem fixing,” the mission statement page reads.

The homepage of the website uses additional information about the school’s intents, including a subtle recommendation to the institution being Christian based. “Discovering the crossway in between faith and the development of the future, Donda Academy is concentrated on gearing up trainees with an education that will last in the ever-changing world.” An admissions page is connected simply below, asking about which “educational path” prospective trainees have an interest in.

< figure id="attachment_4534960" aria-describedby="caption-attachment-4534960" class="wp-caption alignnone" >< img loading="lazy" class="size-full wp-image-4534960" src="https://timesnewsnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/MNnI6G.jpg" alt width="620" height="309" > A screenshot of the Donda Academy’s homepage. (credit: donda.world).

The school is likewise reportedly backed by Adidas, who produces Kanye’s Yeezy line, with a concentrate on constructing a strong basketball team to complete with Los Angeles private school Sierra Canyon (likewise the alma mater of Kendall and Kylie Jenner), per Yahoo! Sports. High school prospects have required to Instagram to verify they have actually been reached out to by the rapper to potentially register in the yet-to-be-opened school, including North Carolina’s Robert Dillingham, Georgia’s Jahki Howard and New Jersey’s Zion Cruz, the site likewise suggested.

Released at Sat, 09 Oct 2021 12:27:59 -0500