Re-submitted petition to create a charter in Adelanto School District rejected, as the petition was 20 signatures short of the required 51%. "Trigger opponent and parent Lori Yuan told the board the law was 'being used as nothing more than a tool for outside interest groups' in the interest of 'their own bottom line.'” Parent Revolution, the group pushing charter privatization through the "parent trigger" law, will no doubt pursue the matter in court with the assistance of a Los Angeles law firm.
District: ‘Parent Trigger’ effort falls short
The Desert Trails Parent Union’s petition to reopen Desert Trails as a community charter school fell 20 signatures short of the 321 needed, Superintendent Darin Brawley announced at a special board meeting. The Adelanto School District Board of Trustees voted 5-0 to reject the petition for failing …