Great Hearts Academy’s Charter On Hold Indefinitely
NASHVILLE, Tenn.- The Metro School Board voted to indefinitely defer Great Hearts' charter proposal in a meeting held Tuesday night.
Great Hearts was previously turned down by Metro School leaders twice but Academy leaders appealed to the state which intervened. Some board members are concerned Great Hearts will only be accessible to more affluent parts of the city.
During Tuesday's meeting school officials continued to cite concerns about diversity in Great Hearts proposal.