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DeKalb Schools hold meeting on redistricting plan

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Parents and residents turned out in force in DeKalb County on Monday to hear school board plans to reorganize schools. The board is considering a five-year plan from Superintendent Cheryl Atkinson.

The plan would close some schools and renovate others to accommodate more students.
     
One after another, residents told the board they want to be a part of decisions affecting their children and their schools. Tonight's forum was the first public meeting on the reorganization proposal.
 
The school board plans other public forums before it makes a final decision next month.

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