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Date: 2017-01-27

Newark charter school parents head to Trenton

“I’m going to Trenton because this issue is about equality and opportunity for all kids, not just my own children,” said Haneef Auguste, a Newark parent whose children attend KIPP New Jersey. “I made a conscious decision to send my four children to KIPP New Jersey Schools because I wanted something better for my children and couldn’t afford to move or pay for private school," Auguste said. "No one should stand in the way of any child’s chance at a better life, especially when the circumstances in some of our communities are so dire.”

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