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Skypoint FCU to start financial literacy program in Frederick County Public Schools

SkyPoint Federal Credit Union, a member-owned financial institution based in Germantown, and Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) have announced a partnership to teach financial literacy across 11 FCPS high schools.

SkyPoint will underwrite FCPS’s use of the platform, a web-based teaching tool designed to help students learn about personal finance, economics, business, social studies and math. The platform provides access to exercises, class activities, interactive calculators and a portfolio of real stocks from global markets to engage students and show practical applications of the lessons.

SkyPoint is a Community Development Financial Institution and a designated Juntos Avanzamos credit union. It serves Montgomery and Frederick counties, as well as Arlington County, Virginia and Alexandria and Falls Church, Virginia.

SkyPoint is one of the premier financial institutions serving Montgomery and Frederick counties, as well as Arlington County, Virginia; Alexandria and Falls Church, Virginia; and the District of Columbia.