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No move, LR's Quest school told

’14 opening put in doubt

Posted: May 9, 2014 at 5:40 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL --5/8/14-- Chris Baumann (left), general consel for Responsive Education Solutions, and Little Rock School District attorney Chris Heller answer questions about a new proposed location for the Quest charter school's Thursday afternoon at a state Board of Education meeting.

The Arkansas Board of Education on Thursday denied a request to relocate a charter middle school near a busy Little Rock intersection, making it doubtful that Quest Middle School of West Little Rock will be able to open this coming school year.

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