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Nyc Education Officials Hurry To Close City?s Worst-performing Charter School








Education department orders school fee hike report in 20 days






City education officials are trying to close the F-rated Fahari Academy Charter School by the end of the academic year. Fahari posted the citys lowest scores on school progress reports issued Nov. 13 and only 7.5% of Fahari students passed state reading exams in 2013. Just 10% were proficient in math. Fahari officials didnt respond to requests for comment. But school officials plan to appeal the citys decision, according to the education blog GothamSchools.
For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://www.nydailynews.com/new-york/education/nyc-hurries-close-worst-performing-charter-school-article-1.1521376








New York City Schools Chancellor Dennis Walcott (center). City education officials are trying to close the  F-rated Fahari Academy Charter School by the end of the academic year.

This dispute led to over 100 students being denied entry when the school reopened on Monday after Diwali vacation. Deputy director of school education, Mumbai division, N B Chavan has ordered an inquiry into the matter. He also insisted that the result of the report should be accepted by both parties. Chavan has also stated that the outcome of the inquiry report should be honoured by both the school and protesting parents, irrespective of fee revision.
For the original version including any supplementary images or video, visit http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/navi-mumbai/Education-department-orders-school-fee-hike-report-in-20-days/articleshow/26115111.cms




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