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Information being gathered on charter schools for PSD board

Apr 10, 2013 | Articles, News

The Peninsula School District is taking it slow as it looks into the possibility of becoming a charter school authorizer, with Superintendent Chuck Cuzzetto gathering information on the subject for the school board.

On March 21, the school board voted to submit a letter of intent to state officials by the April 1 deadline. The letter is a first step and does not obligate the district to follow through with a complete application to the state Board of Education, which is due July 1.

School board member Rand Wilhelmsen took the lead in wanting to explore the issue before a final decision is made.

“We just put in a page break, if you will,” he said Monday, noting time was a factor in ultimately making a decision on the charter school issue.

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