14 NYC schools, including Bronx campus where student was fatally stabbed, face closure

PIX 11 NEWS | 12/18/2017, 2:28 p.m.
Fourteen NYC schools face closure, including the Bronx campus where a student was fatally stabbed earlier this semester, largely due ...
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Fourteen NYC schools face closure, including the Bronx campus where a student was fatally stabbed earlier this semester, largely due to underperformance, and others may be merged or truncated, the NYC Department of Education announced Monday.

Of the schools closing, nine are part of the “Renewal School” program, which aims to support long-struggling campuses by setting clear goals and providing targeted resources, department officials said.

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