PHOTO BY TED SOQUIOver 60 percent of McKinley Elementary parents signed a petition in December to convert their children's school to a charterCompton Unified School District's acting superintendent, Karen Frison, changed her game at last night's district board meeting.
She released a "media ... More >>
PHOTO BY TED SOQUICompton parents who want to switch McKinley Elementary into different hands will have to tell that to district higher-ups next weekAt an unannounced Compton Unified School District meeting last night, district officials demanded that McKinley Elementary School parents -- ove ... More >>
Parent Revolution organizers Shirley Ford and Mary Nareja (center) with McKinley Elementary parentsTwo parents in Compton have filed complaints with the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights. They charge that intimidation tactics have been used during the ongoing Parent Trigg ... More >>
Compton-ites at the Dec. 14 Compton Unified School District board meeting rallied against charter-school reformersUpdated after the jump: The Weekly gives a play-by-play of a long, passionate night -- with testimonies from nearby charter schools, a few crazies and a handful of parents who say ... More >>