[Fahey at press conference on the closing of Hyde Park High School]
Original Airdate: 1/21/1976
Item Type: newstape - original footage
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Description : Abstract
Marion Fahey (Superintendent, Boston Public Schools) holds a press conference on the closing of Hyde Park High after a disturbance. She says that the her staff is investigating the situation and will respond to a list of complaints drawn up by the faculty of the high school. Fahey says that the school faculty is concerned about disruptive students and renovations to the building. She will not comment on whether the disturbance was caused by racial tension. Fahey says that Elvira "Pixie" Palladino (Boston School Committee) had a right to visit the school. Fahey will not comment on the effect of Palladino's presence on the disturbance. Ann Foley (administrative assistant to Fahey) and Associate Superintendents Charles Leftwich and Paul Kennedy are also present at the press conference.
Subject : Keywords
Busing for school integration - Press conferences
Busing for school integration - School faculty
Busing for school integration - School management and organization
Busing for school integration - Violence
Hyde Park High School
Subject : Personal Names
Palladino, Elvira "Pixie"
Subject : Corporate Names (Organization names)
Boston School Department
Subject : Geographic Locations
Hyde Park (Boston, Mass.)
Type : Genre
News - Unedited
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