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posted: 5/16/2013 10:03 PM

Itasca parents still trying to save school programs

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It appears likely Itasca Elementary District 10 will begin classes next fall with fewer middle school programs. Nevertheless, parents in the district still hope to convince the school board to reverse a decision to eliminate seventh-grade Spanish, family and consumer science, and a media center director position at F.E. Peacock Middle School. "We feel pretty defeated, but there's always hope," parent Linda Wellander said Thursday.

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