'Santelises must save Renaissance Academy' an op-ed by Councilman Eric Costello and Promise Heights ED Bronwyn Mayden
Councilman Costello and PH's own Bronwyn Mayden make the case to keep Renaissance Academy open in The Baltimore Sun. This follows the recommendation put forth by City Schools CEO Sonja Santelises to close Renaissance Academy after the current school year ends.
"City Schools CEO Sonja Santelises and the Baltimore City School Board should join the long list of partners who are working to support students in one of the neediest neighborhoods in our city. These students carry the burden of our city's weaknesses: trauma from community violence, poverty, mental and behavioral health issues, and a failing education system."
To read the full article, click here. Baltimore City Schools will vote on the closing of RA as well as three other city schools at their December 13th Board meeting.