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Camden town hall meeting to discuss state takeover of district schools

New Jersey Department of Education Commissioner Chris Cerf and Camden Mayor Dana Redd will host a joint town hall meeting in Camden Thursday to discuss the future of the city's schools. The meeting is expected to be part of a series of meetings the Department of Education staff will host with the Camden community to discuss the next steps in the state takeover of the district.

Camden town hall meeting to discuss state takeover of district schools

New Jersey Department of Education Commissioner Chris Cerf and Camden Mayor Dana Redd will host a joint town hall meeting in Camden Thursday to discuss the future of the city’s schools. The meeting is expected to be part of a series  of meetings the Department of Education staff will host with the Camden community to discuss the next steps in the state takeover of the district.

The Camden community is invited to attend Thursday's meeting to share their thoughts on changes they would like to see in the city’s schools, what challenges they see for the future, and how the Department and community can work together to ensure Camden’s students are prepared for college and careers upon graduation.

If you go: 

Community Townhall with Commissioner Cerf and Mayor Redd

Thursday, April 18, 2013

6:00 p.m.

Malandra Hall

New Jersey & Merrimac Roads

Camden, NJ 08104

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Julia Terruso started covering Camden and its residents, agencies, government and school district in September 2013. Previously, she worked at the Newark Star-Ledger covering the criminal justice system in Essex County and prior to that Union County.

Julia is a proud graduate of Syracuse University, originally from the Philadelphia area. Email tips, concerns and story ideas to jterruso@phillynews.com or reach her at 856-779-3876 or on Twitter @juliaterruso. Reach Allison at .

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