KCMO Schools
3:54 pm
Thu March 11, 2010

Board Narrowly Passes Historic KCMO School Closure Plan

School superintendent John Covington and Board President Marilyn Simmons. Photo by Sylvia Maria Gross / KCUR.

Kansas City, Mo. – Last night, the Kansas City Missouri school board narrowly approved the plan to close 26 schools, and district headquarters. More than 200 parents and community members turned out for an emotional meeting.

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10:36 pm
Wed March 3, 2010

Final School Board Discussion On KCMO Closures

Kansas City, Mo. – Kansas City Missouri school district officials presented a final school closing proposal to the board and the public at a packed meeting at school district headquarters last night. The superintendent's final plan would close 26 school buildings, merging most middle and high schools, and move early childhood centers into elementary schools.

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