LAUSD rules that Carthay Center teachers are welcome back
Another day, another win for the parents of Carthay Center Elementary School. After LA Unified removed first-year Principal Crystal Campbell-Shirley over their complaints that she was ill-suited to learn during the school shift to magnet status, they were told today that the seven teachers she declined to rehire for next year would be welcome back....
By LA School Report | May 7, 2014
Carthay Center parents get wish: principal is removed
As they rallied for the ouster of their school principal this morning, parents at Carthay Center Elementary School were told their efforts had paid off: Crystal Campbell-Shirley was removed from her post. Instructional Director Autri Streeck notified teachers at the school, then met parents at the rally to tell them what happened. “Everyone’s celebrating that...
By Yana Gracile | May 6, 2014
As Carthay Center turns magnet, parents want principal out
Disgruntled parents from Carthay Center Elementary school in LA Unified’s District 1 are holding rallies this week to build support for removing their principal. Their outrage arose after the principal, Crystal Campbell-Shirley, who is completing her first year at the school, told seven teachers on Friday — half the faculty — that they would not be...
By Yana Gracile | May 5, 2014