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Pre-kindergarten teacher Robin Dike reads Red Is a Dragon with Michelle Adams at New Horizon Academy. (Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press) No reproduction

Can a $5,000 scholarship for preschool change a kid’s life? Minnesota is banking on it

PAUL, Minn. — When Demariay Gunn starts kindergarten next fall, he will know how to print his name, count to 10 and recite his ABC’s. He’ll know how to line…