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What’s closing, what’s not

This article was originally published in The Notebook. In August 2020, The Notebook became Chalkbeat Philadelphia.

23 schools closed by SRC on March 7

Elementary: Fairhill, Ferguson, Fulton, L.P. Hill, Leidy, Kinsey, Pratt, Reynolds, Smith, George Washington, Whittier, A. Wilson

Middle: Pepper, Shaw, Sheridan West

High: Bok Technical, Carroll, Communications Tech, Douglas, Germantown, Lamberton, University City, Vaux

5 schools relocating (or merging)

Elementary: Abigail Vare, Carnell Annex High: Motivation, Parkway Northwest, Phila. Military Academy at Leeds (merger at Elverson)

2 closings proposed by superintendent, vote to come

Elementary: M.H. Stanton

Middle: Beeber

4 schools spared by SRC on March 7

Elementary: T.M. Peirce, Taylor

Middle: Roosevelt

High: Robeson

12 schools dropped from list by superintendent

Elementary: Cooke, Duckrey, Gompers, McCloskey, McMichael, Meade, Morris, Overbrook

Middle: AMY @ Martin (proposed relocation)

High: Lankenau (proposed relocation), Strawberry Mansion, Phila. Military Academy at Elverson

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