Laura Faith Kebede

Laura Faith Kebede covers Memphis schools for Chalkbeat Tennessee. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and most recently covered county government, schools and religion at the Richmond Times-Dispatch in Virginia.

As low-performing Memphis charters await vote on their fate, the district asks families to consider other schools

By Updated: February 11, 2019 10:34 AM CT | Published: February 08, 2019 5:14 PM CT
<strong>Students arrive for the start of the school day at Memphis Delta Preparatory, one of the charter schools in limbo as the school board delayed a vote to close it.&nbsp;</strong>(Laura Faith Kebede/Chalkbeat)

Students arrive for the start of the school day at Memphis Delta Preparatory, one of the charter schools in limbo as the school board delayed a vote to close it. (Laura Faith Kebede/Chalkbeat)

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