Devastated Texas town ponders schools' future
POSTED: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, July 23, 2013 - 12:46pm
New term next month for West students and teachers begins in clusters of trailers
West, TX — The Houston Chornicle is reporting; after a massive fertilizer plant explosion devastated this rural town in April, local teachers and administrators did what they could to help the community cope with a disaster that killed 15 people and wrecked hundreds of structures, including three of West's four schools.
They borrowed classrooms in a nearby town so that children could return to class, and salvaged the school year so that the 113 high school seniors could graduate on time.
To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/texas/article/Devastated-Texas-town-ponders-schools-future-4667470.php?cmpid=houtexhcat