January 19, 2020

City Council Member Mary Kay Harris inviting Attorney General to help community replace the Board of John Hope Settlement House

“As I speak tonight, my office is working to set up a community meeting, and I want...

January 19, 2020

Wangari Maathai Community School fails to reach an agreement with John Hope Settlement House

The charter school will be unable to open this fall as planned. Saying she was “holding back...

January 19, 2020

Wangari Maathai charter school approves lease with John Hope Settlement House over community objections

At a meeting held late Friday afternoon inside the eighth floor law offices of Barton Gilman LLP,...

January 19, 2020

Crying foul on John Hope proposal, community members want to postpone Wangari Maathai approval at RIDE

“We demand that the Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) postpone its process of approval for the...

January 19, 2020

Wangari Maathai Community School refuses to answer community concerns about John Hope Settlement House

Outside the board meeting for the Wangari Maathai Community School held Wednesday evening in the law offices...

January 19, 2020

South side residents don’t want to lose John Hope Settlement House to proposed charter school

Last night well over 100 community members filled the South Side Community Center at a meeting convened...