Protest against co-location of charter school held at I.S. 281 in Bensonhurst

Community members say there's no space to house

Community members say there's no space to house a charter school at I.S. 281. (March 27, 2014 7:59 PM)

Parents, teachers and students rallied outside of I.S. 281 in Bensonhurst today, protesting plans for a charter school to share the space in September.

Community members say there's no space at I.S. 281 to house more students from an elementary charter school. The school currently has about 1,200 students and Coney Island Prep is expected to bring in more than 100. Some parents are also afraid...

Content Preview This content is exclusive for Optimum, Time Warner®, Comcast®, customers with acccess to News 12.

Already registered or an Optimum customer?
Log in
Time Warner®, Comcast® or Service ElectricSM customer?
Create an account
Not a customer?
Subscribe

Comments

advertisement | advertise on News 12

advertisement | advertise on News 12