Rhonda Thurman Was On Target On The Magnet Schools

Sunday, October 21, 2018

I can remember Rhonda Thurman telling the other members of the School Board that she would love to go to Las Vegas with certain parents that won the right to go to a Magnet School because they beat all odds. 

She also called Magnet Schools"Private Schools" long before anyone else did.  It is truly amazing what some people won't or don't hear. 

I hope some of the little whipper snappers on the board will listen to people with institutional knowledge and the ability to project into the future..Thanks Rhonda.

Ernie McCarson


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