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Dozens Rally Against Plans To Close Philly Schools

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PHILADELPHIA -

Just before Tuesday's night's scheduled School Reform Commission meeting, dozens rallied in North Philadelphia in support of keeping their schools open.

Ten schools will be impacted in North Philadelphia as part of the district's plan.

Parents, teachers and students stood outside Pierce Elementary School Tuesday night, which is one of the schools on the chopping block.

SRC members are scheduled to discuss the plans as part of nine scheduled discussions.

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