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News - April 30, 2010

Ravenswood to close Stanford charter school

Trustees cite poor academics, but other factors may come into play

by Chris Kenrick

In a stunning rebuke to Stanford University, the Ravenswood City School District Board of Trustees last week voted to shut down a Stanford-run charter elementary school at the end of the school year, citing poor academic performance.

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Staff Writer Chris Kenrick can be e-mailed at ckenrick@paweekly.com.

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