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Rejecting District Plan, Denver School Board Keeps Noel Community Arts Middle School Open For Now

An arts-based middle school program facing closure for low academic performance and lagging enrollment got a reprieve Thursday night from the Denver school board.

One question Haynes said she had: What would take Noel’s place? The school is located in a growing part of the city where the district has taken drastic steps to try to improve the quality of education. Noel opened in 2011 as part of the massive school turnaround effort.