Kepler Neighborhood School, a charter school that opened in 2013, celebrated its grand opening for its new building in March. The California Charter Schools Association is recommending the school close due to poor academic achievement.
Kepler Neighborhood School, a charter school that opened in 2013, celebrated its grand opening for its new building in March. The California Charter Schools Association is recommending the school close due to poor academic achievement. BoNhia Lee blee@fresnobee.com
Kepler Neighborhood School, a charter school that opened in 2013, celebrated its grand opening for its new building in March. The California Charter Schools Association is recommending the school close due to poor academic achievement. BoNhia Lee blee@fresnobee.com

Downtown Fresno charter school in danger of closing for poor academics

December 01, 2017 01:54 PM

UPDATED December 02, 2017 11:12 AM

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  • Teachers of color help connect with students

    Jeff Copeland is one of only two black teachers at Sequoia Middle School in Fresno Unified.“You want to get people that are really passionate about kids, no matter what they look like. But it’d be great if they were people of color,” says Copeland, a Fresno State graduate.