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East Ramapo Considers Two Magnet Schools

Kakiat Elementary School may become a magnet school.
Kakiat Elementary School may become a magnet school. Photo Credit: Skip Pearlman

RAMAPO, N.Y. -- East Ramapo school officials are considering a plan to convert Kakiat and Lime Kiln elementary schools into magnet schools for the next academic year, according to lohud.com.

Lime Kiln would focus on studies of American history, while Kakiat would center on STEM education, lohud.com said.

According to Principal Jennifer Wilmoth, the cost would not be extensive since Kakiat already has a library with computers and e-readers and lab space for science and technology lessons, lohud.com.

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