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Wolfle Elementary is topic during final school closure public hearing Feb. 20 | Meeting reminder

February 19th, 2013 at Tue, 19th, 2013 at 11:58 am by Kipp Robertson

The public has its third opportunity to listen to discussion, and comment on, the coming school closure decision in the North Kitsap School District.

Wolfle Elementary will be the main topic of discussion Wednesday, Feb. 20, during the third and final public hearing. The North Kitsap School Board will hold a study session from 5:15-6 p.m. The public hearing begins immediately after, from 6-7 p.m. The meeting will be held at the district office, 18360 Caldart Ave, Poulsbo.

The school board’s decision deadline to close a school is just over a week away. The five-member board is expected to announce which school it will close Feb. 28, during the regular school board meeting.

Breidablik and Gordon elementary schools are the other two schools on the closure list.

The closure will take effect for the 2013-14 school year.

Annual inter-tribal council/ school board meeting is Feb. 21

The school board and Suquamish and S’Klallam tribes will hold their annual inter-tribal council/ school board meeting Feb. 21.

The meeting begins at 5:30 p.m. in the House of Awakened Culture, 7235 NE Parkway, Suquamish. The meeting will recess for approximately 30 minutes after opening remarks and before formal presentations are made.

Included in the agenda after dinner will be presentations on public law and education program reports.

There will be time for public comment following the presentations.

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