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Vitale demand for proof of community support is met by Ames Referendum success (Video)

Parents and Ames Community leaders testified at the CPS Board meeting on Wednesday 03/15/14 after Referendum success asking David Vitale to reconsider plans to convert Ames to Military School.  69% of Voters said YES to SaveAmes.

Community Groups Offer Plan to Counter School Closings: Invest in schools instead of shutting them down, groups say.

Cristina Torres, LSNA Parent Leader, presents the "Neighborhoods Agenda for Schools."

Community Groups Band Together Against School Closings

Community organizations from across the city gathered at Logan Square Neighborhood Association on Tuesday, November 21, 2011, to release the "Neighborhoods Agenda for Schools." In-depth article by Catalyst.