Articles about the growing charter school sector in Philadelphia and the political debates about charters.
City Council had passed a resolution urging rejection. At a contentious meeting, SRC also hears calls for it to vote itself out of existence.
Persistent financial and organizational issues were cited.
Members urge parents to see to it that operational problems are fixed. Eight other charters are renewed.
SRC lists 12 charter votes, including two recommended for nonrenewal, for Monday vote
Universal gave up its last charter in Milwaukee this month.