Public meetings set on plan to close 37 Philadelphia schools
Philadelphians concerned with recent school closures can go to a citywide information session hosted by the school district.
The Facilities Master Plan Meetings will review the specifics of the plan and the timeline for implementation. Superintendent William Hite and other district officials will be at the meetings.
There are four Facilities Master Plan meeting scheduled in 2012. All are from 6 to 8 p.m., except where noted:
Dec. 15, 10 a.m.-12 p.m. South Philadelphia High School
Dec. 17, Sayre High School
Dec. 18, Edison High School
Dec. 19, Martin Luther King High School
Philadelphians who want to ask questions or share inputs with the school district can go to a citywide community forum.
The forums will provide information about the Facilities Master Plan recommendations and will give attendees a chance to talk to district representatives.
There are sixteen Facilities Master Plan Community Forums scheduled in 2013:
Jan. 8, Temple University
Jan. 9, Edison High School
Jan. 15, Martin Luther King High School
Jan. 16, Bartram High School
Jan. 22, Overbrook High School
Jan. 23, University City High School
Jan. 29, South Philadelphia High School
Jan. 30, Northeast High School
Feb. 5, Temple University
Feb. 6, Edison High School
Feb. 12, Martin Luther King High School
Feb. 13, Bartram High School
Feb. 19, Overbrook High School
Feb. 20, University City High School
Feb. 26, South Philadelphia High School
Feb. 27, Northeast High School
For more information, go to the Philadelphia School District information website.
Or call the district at (215)400-6464
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