Philadelphia School Board Votes To Shut Down M.H. Stanton Elementary SchoolThe SRC had already decided to close 23 schools, and Stanton principal Arthurea Smith pleaded with the panel not to make hers number 24.
South Philly Shootout Leaves 1 Alleged Gunman Hospitalized, 1 At LargeBecause the second gunman remained at large, the nearby EM Stanton Elementary School, at 17th and Christian Streets, was put in a precautionary lockdown.

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