Buffalo School Board backs charter renewals

Friday, January 24, 2014

The Buffalo Board of Education is recommending that the state renew its contracts with Westminster and Enterprise charter schools for another two years, with some board members pushing for even longer extensions.

Although the two schools have shown lackluster test results, both district and board officials said that both schools have presented promising plans for how they intend to improve student performance.

School district leaders advised the board during its meeting Wednesday to ask the state to renew each of the charters for another two years.

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