Friday, January 20, 2012

Lawn Chair Quarterback: "More Highland Heights Elementary Memories"

Such a shame that the old Highland Heights Elementary School building is being demolished.

What's perhaps equally shameful is the fact that - by closing this school - the Campbell County school district deprived an entire community of equal educational opportunities just because of its economic level. Because of the school system's classism, children from working-class households must now be schlepped miles out of town to attend the newer elementary school in a wealthier exurban neighborhood.

And so, the Campbell County Schools' war on the working poor continues.

In our latest 'LCQ', Tim regales you with hilarious memories of 5th grade at Highland Heights...

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