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Delray charter school forced to close, two others allowed to stay open

By Jason Schultz - Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

The Palm Beach County School Board closed one charter school tonight but spared two others from termination in a night marked by pleas, tears and angry protests.

“If you haven’t walked in my shoes, you cannot say that I cannot support my students. I love them,” said a defiant Dorothy Gay, governing board president for Excel Leadership Academy charter school in Delray Beach.

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