2 Bridgeport schools await closure decision

Students and teachers at Bridgeport's Roosevelt and Dunbar elementary schools left for summer vacation yesterday without knowing if they will return in the fall.A Board

BRIDGEPORT - Students and teachers at Bridgeport's Roosevelt and Dunbar elementary schools left for summer vacation yesterday without knowing if they will return in the fall.

A Board of Education committee recommended this week to keep both elementary schools open, but a final decision will not be made until Monday night.

Budget problems have forced the district to consider closing the schools, although the school superintendent's office says it will propose a new series of cuts to keep the schools open.

Parents score victory in fight for 2 schools

Second Bridgeport school may be closed

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