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Community members gather at SAISD headquarters largely to protest the vote to close 15 schools across the district.

San Antonio ISD will close or merge about 15% of its schools for “academic and financial sustainability”

The school closure recommendations came after analyzing student enrollment at each school and how much it would cost to sustain them. Many who opposed the move noted the impact of previous closures on academic achievement.

By Isaac Windes, San Antonio Report

Shannon Oster-Gabrielson holds her daughter, a Lamar Elementary student, as she speaks to the San Antonio ISD board of trustees Monday.

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