by Sheila Simmons
A reform model whose effectiveness with low-performing high schools was highlighted in a recently released national study will no longer be funded by the School District after this year.
Michael Johnson, Special Assistant to the CEO, leaves for St. Louis YMCA. . . . Gwen Morris, Executive Director, Office of Transition and Alternative Education, is retiring. . . . Pat Knapper-Smith, Director, Office of Parent & Community Relations, is retiring. . . .