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Cave City creates charter school

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
CAVE CITY, AR (KAIT) -

Cave City is one of several schools in Region 8 that have become charter schools to help provide students more opportunities.

Cheryl Bell, the charter director, said they made the change this year.

Bell told Region 8 News that the designation gives students the opportunity to receive certification in areas like nursing or welding as well as receive credit for both college and high school.

This year she says they have about 125 students, mostly juniors,and seniors, using charter school opportunities. 

She said they hope to add more opportunities in the future.

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