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St. Paul Parents Fighting Back Against Plan To Close 5 District Schools

3 monthes ago   |   By CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - Parents packed a school board meeting in St. Paul Tuesday night - one week after the district announced it might close four elementary schools and a high school because of low enrollment - to urge the board to vote the proposal down.
Dozens packed multiple overflow rooms for public comment, which was promptly cut off after 30 minutes, upsetting some who felt they were not being heard.
“They could've shown at least good faith in listening to the community by allowing, you know, even another 10, 15, 20 minutes,” said Gabriela Spears-Rico, a Wellstone Elementary parent.
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