Go Local: Benefits of Neighborhood Schools

Some of us support local small businesses and run to the farmer’s market to get the freshest fruits and vegetables. Why not take the same strategy and invest in our local, neighborhood school?

When we moved into our urban neighborhood just outside of Denver, Colorado we had some irrational fears about enrolling our daughters in the neighborhood elementary school. The test scores were not the greatest and we wondered if the school would have the same resources as the bigger suburban schools in wealthier neighborhoods.

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About joelnewton

I am a husband to Hillary, a father to Anna and Norah

Posted on November 11, 2012, in Family Strategies, Fatherhood. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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