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W.F.I.S.D. Consolidations

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    It was decided tonight by the Wichita Falls School board that Alamo and Houston Elementary would be consolidated, Zundy and Barwise Junior High would also be consolidated.
    The motion to consolidate both school was made just before 6:30 p.m. after the school board acknowledged some of the publics concerns over the consolidation proposals.
    The motion to consolidate the Elementary Schools passes 6-1. Both Alamo and Houston will be combined into one school at Zundy Junior High. The name could still be subject to change that however will be decide in the future.
    The motion to consolidate the Junior High Schools was passed 7-0 . The Zundy Junior High will be moved into the Barwise Junior High, Barwise Junior high could also be subject to a name change.
    The motion to move forward and consolidate the schools is a thing of the past, what remains unclear is the affect these consolidations will have the students future.