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Department of Education hits the brakes on Lynn charter school expansion

A rendering of the KIPP Academy Lynn Collegiate High School at the renovated J.B. Blood building on Wheeler Street. (Courtesy image)
LYNN — The Department of Education has put a hold on the proposed expansion of KIPP Academy Charter School and the plans for a second charter school in the city. Acting Commissioner Jeff Wulfson has told KIPP officials he will not recommend their request to add 1,000 more students in Lynn to the Massachusetts Board…

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