Sunday, November 18, 2012
Ward 5 Council on Education Forum
Wheatley Education Campus (Trinidad)
Ward Five Council on Education
Forum on Planned DCPS School Closures for Ward 5
Tuesday, November 20th
at the Lamond-Riggs Library
5401 South Dakota Ave. NE
(between Kennedy and Jefferson Street)
Special Guest: Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie
Schools slated to be closed in Ward 5 include:
Mamie D. Lee (students to River Terrace)
[This school for special needs students is adjacent to the Ft. Totten Metro]
CHOICE at Hamilton (students to Cardozo High)
[This is near the rear/side of Gallaudet, not far from Farmer's Market and near Mt. Olivet Road, N.E.]
Marshall ES (students to Langdon EC)
[This school is in Ft. Lincoln]
Spingarn HS (students to Eastern, Dunbar and Woodson)
[This school is next to Langdon Golf Course at 25th & Benning Road.
It is part of a cluster of schools not far from RFK Stadium]
Spingarn STAY (students to Ballou STAY and Roosevelt STAY)
We hope that all community stakeholders, students, parents, and educators will attend. We look forward to having an open and honest discussion that will allow us to develop a comprehensive plan that is best for the Ward 5 community and our public schools.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 202-505-4309.
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Ward Five Council on Education (W5COE)
W5COE Phone: 202-505-4309