Media Advisory 3.25
**MEDIA ADVISORY FOR WEDNESDAY, MARCH 25, 2015**
Contact: Families for Excellent Schools –
Khan Shoieb, [email protected] (646) 650-5503
TOMORROW: MEMBERS OF CLERGY AND PARENTS URGE STATE TO PASS BOLD CHANGES TO END FAILING SCHOOLS CRISIS
New York, NY – Parents and members from New York Hispanic Clergy Association will host a press conference in the State Capitol Wednesday, urging elected officials in Albany for bold action fixing a statewide crisis that fails close to 800,000 students every year.
With 178 failing “Priority” schools in New York, parents are seeking bold, fundamental change that gives every child a seat in a high-quality school as swiftly as possible.
WHO: Parents and Members of Clergy from the New York Hispanic Clergy of Association
WHAT: Press conference urging leaders to pass bold action on New York’s failing schools crisis
WHERE: LCA Pressroom in the LOB (Room 130), Albany
WHEN: 12:00 PM, Wednesday, March 25th
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