School Closure Update
February 22, 2013


Last night, the Board of Education voted 4-3 to close seven schools at the end of this school year.

The elementary schools that will be closed are Clayton B. Wire, Collis P. Huntington, Fruit Ridge, Joseph Bonnheim, Maple, Mark Hopkins and Washington.

The board is scheduled to vote on whether to close Tahoe Elementary or Mark Twain Elementary at their March 7th meeting.

Next Steps

  • Friday, February 22 – Transition Process Begins
  • Wednesday, February 27 – Mark Twain Community Meeting
  • Thursday, March 7 – Board action on Tahoe/Mark Twain
  • Friday, March 15 – Open Enrollment Window Closes
  • Appointment of new 7-11 Committee to create comprehensive recommendations for reuse and repurposing

Go to the District Right-Sizing and Closure page for more information.