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Sheppard Elementary

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A Remarkable Achievement

A young woman bouncing around Philadelphia schools, Amanda Jones picked up chess and picked up her life.

12/25/2012

Supporters of Stanton Elementary (in yellow t-shirts) celebrate their school staying open (credit: Mike DeNardo)

Philadelphia School Reform Commission Votes To Close Seven Schools, Adopts Preliminary Budget

Members of the Philadelphia School Reform Commission have voted to close eight of the schools recommended in the District’s Facilities Master Plan Thursday night.

03/29/2012