More than 80% of charter school graduates in Southeast L.A. have taken the courses necessary for college admission, compared to fewer than 30% of district school graduates.
The Mayor and City Council will vote later that day, at their evening meeting, whether to extend the charter school moratorium.
WHO: 200 charter school families from Southeast L.A.
WHAT: Rally to demand an end to the temporary charter school moratorium approved by the Huntington Park Mayor and City Council
WHEN: Tuesday, October 18, 10 am
WHERE: Huntington Park City Hall, 6550 Miles Ave, Huntington Park, CA 90255
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SOURCE California Charter Schools Association