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Mulgrew on the PEP vote against closing PS/MS 42 and MS 53

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On Feb. 28, 2018, the Panel for Educational Policy voted against the proposal to close PS/MS 42 and MS 53 in Far Rockaway, Queens.

In response, UFT President Michael Mulgrew issued the following statement:

We want to thank the Panel for Educational Policy for hearing the wishes of parents, teachers, students and community leaders last night. Their vote now gives these communities the opportunity to work with all stakeholders to ensure that both of these schools, PS /MS 42 and MS 53, are given the room, resources and attention that will be needed for their success in achieving the highest possible outcomes.

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