SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
September 7, 2010
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
Archipelago Learning, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On September 15, 2010, Archipelago Learning, Inc., or the Company, posted a corporate presentation to its website at http://investor.archipelagolearning.com/events.cfm. The presentation, attached as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference, provides an overview of the Companys strategy and performance, and will be used during various investor conferences throughout the third and fourth quarters.
Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure
On September 7, 2010, the Company issued a press release, attached as Exhibit 99.2 and incorporated by reference, announcing that Tim McEwen, Chief Executive Officer, and James Walburg, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the BMO Capital Markets 10th Annual Back to School Education Conference held at the Grand Hyatt in New York on Thursday, September 16, 2010 at 3:30 pm Eastern Time.
At this conference, Messrs. McEwen and Walburg will be discussing the strategies and performance for the quarter and last twelve months ended June 30, 2010, and their presentation will include the corporate presentation attached as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference. The presentation will be webcast live on the Companys website at http://investor.archipelagolearning.com/events.cfm.
The information in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including the information contained in Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, is being furnished to the Securities and Exchange Commission pursuant to Item 2.02 and 7.01, and shall not be deemed to be filed for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Act of 1934 or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, and shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933 or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, except as shall be expressly set forth by a specific reference in such filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: September 15, 2010