One of the mayor's appointees is a pediatrician. Others have backgrounds in business, social work, teaching, and more.
Estelle Richman will chair the body for the rest of its term.
No freshman class is slated to start in September. The building might be used for other educational programs.
Students say they feel that 17 minutes isn't enough to explore the issues surrounding persistent urban gun violence.
The governor dropped his prior objections.
The tally was 3-1, with one abstention. The School Reform Commission has governed the District for 16 years. A new Board of Education is expected to start on July 1.
He will make a speech today before Council.