Archipelago Learning Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2010 Conference Call and Webcast

/ Source: GlobeNewswire

DALLAS, Feb. 9, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Archipelago Learning Inc. (Nasdaq:ARCL), a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of education solutions, plans to report the Company's fourth quarter and fiscal year 2010 financial results after market close on Wednesday, March 9, 2011. A conference call and webcast hosted by Tim McEwen, Chief Executive Officer, and Mark Dubrow, Chief Financial Officer, to discuss the results is scheduled to follow at 4:45 p.m. ET on the same day.

Investors and analysts interested in participating in the call are invited to dial (719) 325-4869 approximately ten minutes prior to the start of the call. Alternatively, the live webcast can be accessed on the Company's website at . Please visit the website at least 15 minutes prior to the call to register for the webcast and download any necessary software.

A replay of the webcast will be available on the Company's website for 90 days and a telephonic replay of the conference call will be available at 7:45 p.m. ET on March 9, 2011 and will remain active until midnight ET on March 11, 2011. The replay can be accessed by dialing (858) 384-5517 and entering conference code 8136758.

About Archipelago Learning

Archipelago Learning (Nasdaq:ARCL) is a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider of education solutions used by approximately 13 million students in over 35,000 schools throughout the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Our supplemental product offerings facilitate the evolution of education as technology transforms the learning experience. For more information, please visit us at .

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Forward Looking Statements

This press release and the webcast and conference call referred to therein may contain certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 regarding the Company. These forward-looking statements are based on current information and expectations, and are subject to risks and uncertainties discussed in our filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, which could cause the Company's actual results to differ materially from expected results. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement contained in this release, whether as a result of new information, future developments or otherwise, except as may be required by law.

CONTACT: Investor Relations and Corporate Communications Contact: Christy Linn (214) 466-1825 christy.linn@archlearning.com