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Treme Charter School Association fails to reach quorum at possible final meeting

The Treme Charter School Association, which did not have its charter to manage McDonogh 42 renewed for the 2012-2013 school year, turned over control of the school to the Choice Foundation on June 30.
Additionally, the organization failed to reach a quorum in its June 30 meeting.
The board had three action items on its final agenda, including personnel actions and some discussion of transitional issues.
Members Roslyn Smith and Bernard Robertson were present at the listed start time, 12 p.m.  By 12:30 p.m., members Hester Cottles and Madonna Greene had arrived as well as CPA Sean Bruno.  CEO Cynthia Williams arrived at 12:40 p.m..  The board waited until 1:20 p.m. and began making plans to reschedule.  As of now, a date has not been set.
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About Marta Jewson

Marta Jewson covers education in New Orleans for The Lens. She began her reporting career covering charter schools for The Lens and helped found the hyperlocal news site Mid-City Messenger. Jewson returned to New Orleans in the fall of 2014 after covering education for the St. Cloud Times in Minnesota. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with majors in journalism and social welfare and a concentration in educational policy studies.