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Minneapolis schools look at five options, some sweeping, in latest push to close nagging achievement gap.
Over the years, Hopewell Music has developed the talents of thousands of students.
Of the 95 state school districts studied by the Center for School Change, 97% failed to provide current information about the Postsecondary Enrollment Options program.
Though the strategic plan was not on the agenda, parents and others concerned about the proposed changes spoke out passionately during the public comment portion of the meeting.
Over the years, Lesley Earles has worked to pull in community support while tapping into students' interests.
District officials point to declining enrollment and revenue that hasn't kept up with inflation and rising costs.
School shootings elsewhere prompt parental concerns about emergency plans.
The five people who perished in the Nov. 27 blaze at Cedar High Apartments will forever be linked by the tragedy. Yet their lives, as well as their deaths, share a common thread.
Religious and community organizations raised $94,000 in the week since the blaze. But organizers say more is needed to help fire victims.
Initially pronounced dead, Salad Samatar is making a slow recovery.