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February 19, 2014
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Keep middle schools open

We agree with the Douglas County School Board’s decision to keep both Carson Valley middle schools operating into the future. The question came up as a result of plans to move ninth-graders back to Douglas High School after work on the school is completed in 2015. It will be the first freshman class at the high school since 1994, when Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School was completed. In the 1990s, Douglas County’s school population was rising at a rapid pace, and building a second middle school was a lot cheaper than expanding the high school. The bonds that built Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School, …

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