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Rotten choice but best of the bunch?
As emotions continue to run high over the proposed closing of Shell Point Elementary, The Island Packet has created a solid report about how the school district arrived at the conclusion.
Judging by that report the vibe seems to be that Shell Point was the most practical target in a set of very bad options as the school district looks to mend a bleeding budget.
Amazing that just a few years ago we were racing to add capacity.
Oh, and here's a poor choice of words to note: Speaking about the school closure assessment process, School Superintendent Valerie Truesdale said, "This is not an academic conversation."