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Lakeland school board to consider options on closing schools

LAGRANGE, Ind. (WFFT) - Lakeland School Corporation's board will consider three different options about what schools to keep open next year.

Posted: Mar 21, 2019 6:22 AM
Updated: Mar 21, 2019 6:22 AM

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lakeland school corporation's board will consider three different options about what schools to keep open next year. the district is looking at making major cuts to make up for less state funding. last month a committee made up of several parents and school leaders met to decide what options are available. the original option includes closing lima brighton elementary and willcott mills elementary. a new option includes closing lakeland middle school ... splitting those kids with the high school and elementaries. or the board can keep them all open and look for other cuts. the board will
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