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Archive: July, 2013

POSTED: Monday, July 8, 2013, 6:15 PM
SRC Chairman Pedro Ramos speaks at Thursday's raucous public meeting on school closings while general counsel Michael Davis, and Superintendent William R. Hite Jr. (right) listen.

With the amount of state funds for Philadelphia’s public schools still in limbo, the School Reform Commission canceled its Tuesday evening meeting.

District spokesman Fernando Gallard said Monday that the SRC might reschedule for later this month if lawmakers return to Harrisburg to wrap up a few unresolved financial issues.

As of now, the next SRC meeting is set for Aug. 22.

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Inquirer reporter Kristen Graham writes the Philly School Files blog, where she covers education in Philadelphia, both in and out of the classroom.

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