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After long fight, board votes to dissolve charter school

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YORK, Pa. (WHTM) -

After fighting for months to save it, a York City charter school's board voted to begin liquidating all of its assets.

According to the York Dispatch, New Hope Charter School's board voted unanimously to dissolve the school Wednesday night.

Last month, Commonwealth Court upheld a decision not to renew New Hope's license. The York School Board said New Hope was not meeting academic standards.

Parents and faculty fought the decision, citing the charter school's high graduation rates and successful sports programs.


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