School board votes to close Grand Lake Elementary School |

School board votes to close Grand Lake Elementary School

Tonya Bina
Sky-Hi News
Grand Lake, CO Colorado
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GRAND LAKE – The East Grand school board voted 4-2 to close the doors of Grand Lake Elementary School in the 2011-12 school year.

The vote was made during an East Grand Board of Education special meeting on Monday, May 23, four days before the last day of Grand Lake Elementary’s school-year calendar.

Dissenting votes were cast by Barbara Ahrens, who represents the Grand Lake area, and Joan Evans, who represents the Fraser Valley.

This story will be updated.

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