School Closings to Affect Neighborhoods and Options

Feb 28, 2014

Credit Tajuana Cheshier/Chalkbeat TN

Shelby County Schools will have ten fewer schools in its system by the fall. Closures affect about 2,700 students in low-income neighborhoods.

Reporter Jaclyn Zubrzycki of Chalkbeat Tennessee joins us in the studio to explain what will happen to the shuttered schools, and why some parents are not pleased with the closings.