Five-Year School Plan Announced

1 decade 4 years 4 months ago Wednesday, April 05 2006 Apr 5, 2006 Wednesday, April 05, 2006 1:06:41 PM CDT April 05, 2006 in News
AP-MO--St.Louis-Schools( 02-15 0140 AP-MO--St. Louis-Schools (TOPS) St. Louis officials to announce five-year plan for schools ST. LOUIS (AP) -- St. Louis Schools Superintendent Creg Williams and members of the Board of Education today will unveil a five-year plan that calls for big changes, including mandatory uniforms. The announcement is scheduled for 1 p-m at Williams Ninth Grade Academy (3955 St. Ferdinand Ave.). Officials say the plan has been in the works for month and will change how, when and where many students learn. Plans call for a reorganization of high schools and middle schools along with extensive changes at the grade-school level. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that a plan approved last night by the school board calls for year-school for ninth-graders and some schools that are for boys or girls only. (Copyright 2006 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.) AP-NY-02-15-06 1005EST

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