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Panel votes on closure of 7 Queens high schools (LIVE BLOG)

Long Island City teacher Luisa Cruz breaks down in tears as the Panel votes to close her high school. Photo by Christina Santucci
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TimesLedger Newspapers will be reporting from the Panel for Educational Policy meeting in Brooklyn Thursday night. The fate of seven Queens high schools will be decided when the panel votes.

The schools slated for closure are William Cullen Bryant HS in Astoria, Newtown HS in Elmhurst, Flushing HS, August Martin HS in Jamaica, Richmond Hill HS, John Adams HS in Ozone Park and Long Island City HS.

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