Shakira’s Public School Is Named Best In All Of Colombia


Shakira has another win to bask in after taking song and record of the year honors at the 2016 Latin Grammys in November.

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Founded in Barranquilla in 2009, the international pop star’s Fundación Pies Descalzos was named the best official educational institution in all of Colombia last week.

An ecstatic Shakira took a moment to share the excitement with her fans on Instagram as she celebrated her students. “Right now I’m in the middle of shooting something but I have just received incredible news and I want to take a pause to celebrate it,” the “Chantaje” singer said. “Every year in Colombia they create a list where they choose the best public and private schools according to their Saber test results. And guess who leads the list? Fundación Pies Descalzos in Barranquilla! Sending a big kiss to all the students there. I love you guys and let’s aim for more.”

Salute to Shakira for her unwavering commitment to education!

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