Reactivating Vacant Schools

AIA Philadelphia

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015
4:15 p.m. - 5:15 p.m. EDT

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Overview

For decades, public schools have anchored Philadelphia’s neighborhoods. They are places where you meet other parents, make lifelong friends, and expect to send your children and grandchildren. When the School District of Philadelphia recently closed 30 public schools throughout the city, many felt the loss acutely. How can vacant schools be reactivated and become a vital part of their communities again?