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School closings and delays for Monday, April 16

Bristol Herald Courier (press release) (blog) - 16 Apr 2018
Several local school districts have announced they will be closed Monday due to the Food City 500 at Bristol Motor Speedway being rescheduled. As of 9 p.m. Sunday, Sullivan County Schools and Bristol Tennessee City Schools both announced they will be ...
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Closing Maine girls' school was in dire financial shape

WABI - 14 Jul 2018
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Federal financial forms show a soon-closing school for girls in Maine was in a dire financial situation. Maine Girls' Academy officials have said the school's closing due to money woes and falling enrollment. Supporters have come ...
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For-profit art school closing Schaumburg location

Chicago Daily Herald - 07 Jul 2018
A nationwide for-profit art school is closing branches in Schaumburg and Chicago and its website is directing current and future students to the campuses that will remain open in other states or its online offerings. Operators of the Illinois Institute ...
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Charter schools' 'grand bargain'

Fort Wayne Journal Gazette - 15 Jul 2018
INDIANAPOLIS – Just last month, a virtual charter school serving more than 1,800 kids shut its doors. And last year, four charter schools closed around the state, sending hundreds of students scattering to find a new place to learn. But there are few ...
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County asked to intervene on elementary school closing

Lewistown Sentinel - 11 Jul 2018
MIFFLINTOWN – Noting the southern end of the county will suffer greatly if the Lack-Tuscarora Township Elementary School is closed, a group of citizens approached the Juniata County Commissioners Tuesday asking them to intervene with the recent school ...
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Jarvis school closing to bring changes

Utica Observer Dispatch - 21 Jun 2018
ILION — Closing Jarvis Middle School for reconstruction will require a number of changes and inconveniences. “There will have to be sacrifices by teachers and parents,” Central Valley School Superintendent Jeremy Rich told the school board. With the ...
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Parents infuriated after short notice of Montville school closing

News 12 New Jersey - 21 Jun 2018
Saint Pius X Elementary School in Montville is closing after today's final classes. Today is the last day ever for the over 100 students and 20 teachers at the pre-K through eighth-grade school. The school is being shut down. Parents are upset the ...
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SUNDAY TALK: Upmeyer on Closing the Skills Gap

KIOW - 15 Jul 2018
This is the result of a skills shortage in the state, largely due to a lack of middle-skill workers individuals with a high school diploma but no post-secondary degree or skill certification. This past session, we put a focus on our workforce to ensure ...
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Visiting Our Past: Asheville's Eagle Street comes to life, ca. 1959

Asheville Citizen-Times - 15 Jul 2018
Lucille Flack Ray, singer, poet and community leader, recalled participating in Hill Street School closing ceremonies at the YMI Cultural Center. “The teachers taught you all these little things to do for school closing, and everybody was there to ...
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Closing a school in a rural area affects more than just students - 13 Jul 2018
As Maine's population has grown older, the number of school-aged children has declined, forcing some communities to close schools that have been social anchors for years. One recent school closure may serve to reflect the challenges faced by Maine's ...
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THIS WEEK in Time to Educate: Closing failing schools

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle - 05 Jul 2018
Columnist Erica Bryant asked a simple question: "How many failing schools has the Rochester City School District closed and reopened since No Child Left Behind was signed in 2002?" The idea is to find out if students got a better deal when one city ...

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