Carnegie Parents Can Breathe A Sigh Of Relief -- For Now
Carnegie parents have been up in arms ever since superintendent Abe Saavedra floated the idea a few weeks ago; Worthing parents haven't been too pleased with how they see their school being denigrated in the process.
All the shouting and hurt feelings have had one result -- Saavedra announced today the plan is "on hold."
The Houston Chronicle's Ericka Mellon reports that Saavedra told board members at a workshop that the plan doesn't have the votes to pass.
More ominously, he said he has a different plan but doesn't want to talk about it right now.
We're assuming it doesn't include merging the High School For the Performing & Visual Arts with the CEP campus for disruptive students.
-- Richard Connelly