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Wake School Board Receives New Student Reassignment Plan

Posted February 18, 2003 5:14 a.m. EST

— The

Wake County school board

received a revised student reassignment plan on Tuesday.

Officials say the new plan affects more than 2,300 children, which is a smaller number than the plan presented last month.

However, the new plan includes some new neighborhoods and predominantly affects fast-growing southwest Wake County.

Parents can discuss the new reassignment plan at a public forum on March 5. Parents must call

(919) 850-1611

to sign up to speak at the meeting by 5 p.m. Feb. 28.