After pleas from parents, teachers, and students, the vote was 4-1. The board also voted 5-0 to close Khepera.
Wister turned over to Mastery. Great Oaks pulls out of Cooke. No votes on the nonrenewal proposals for Audenried, Vare, Olney and Stetson. And, oh yes, District hires Kelly to provide substitute services.