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Board member requests meeting to rescind opt-out vote

Board member requests meeting to rescind opt-out vote

By Andrew Murphy. CREATED Aug 29, 2014

FORT MYERS, Fla - Lee County School board member Mary Fischer has requested a school board meeting to make a motion to rescind the action of opting out of state tests.

The board voted on Wednesday to opt out of the assessments with a vote of 3-2. 

Ms. Fischer was the decising vote to opt-out. 

Superintendant Dr. Nancy Graham has agreed to schedule a meeting. 

This meeting will take place at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. The meeting will be held at the Lee County Public Education Center, 2855 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers.