On December 18, Jolene Newkirk, Operation School Bell® Uniform Coordinator and Penny Merrill, Operation School Bell Chair delivered uniforms to Scuola Vita Nuova Charter School, “School of New Life”. Thankful and excited to receive the uniforms is Principal, Jessica DiGiovanni. Scuola Vita Nuova (SVN) was named 2019 Missouri Charter School of the year! In 1999 SVN opened with 4 grades and expanded in 2004 to include a middle school and now serves K-8 grades with a 310 student enrollment. This is the first year to do uniforms and Operation School Bell has now provided uniforms to 3 Charter schools.