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Reopening Garland Elementary is a top priority

Hundreds of expected new students means the Palo Alto school district needs to build new classrooms and reopen a 13th elementary school

Pushed by new housing, the Palo Alto Unified School District is likely to grow by 1,221 students in the next five years, the school board learned Monday.

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a resident of Barron Park
on Dec 16, 2008 at 10:58 am

Minor correction - Although Martin Stone was a member of the High School Task Force, he no longer is as it was disbanded a year ago after making our recommendations to Dr Skelly and the BOE on Dec 18, 2007.


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on Dec 16, 2008 at 5:09 pm

Even in this article, it states that the Board has not yet discussed reopening Garland as a 13th elementary school and will not vote on it yet. It seems that January will be the time we will really know what is going to happen.


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