Decatur’s Westchester Elementary re-opens for 2014...
by Christine Fonville
10:28 AM, Tuesday, July 29
A former elementary school that has served as housing for City Schools of Decatur’s central office for the past 10 years will once again be an institution for learning starting with the upcoming 2014-15 school year. Westchester Elementary, at 758 ...

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