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Slade-Troutman and Meeks the best candidates

My name is Penny Lucas and I live in South Nevada County.

I am a mother of three children. My youngest child struggled to fit in at school. She was unable to until she was enrolled in Sierra Montessori Academy. It was like she “came home.”

Two years ago, due to growing pains, Sierra Montessori Academy was in danger of having their charter not renewed. The parents and students rallied around the school and spoke to the County Board of Education pleading to keep their school open. Marianne Slade-Troutman and Jack Meeks listened and voted to keep it open and today it is thriving! Sierra Montessori Academy has been a blessing to my daughter and our family’s life.

Thank you Marianne and Jack for understanding that not all children fit into one mold. My votes go to Marianne and Jack!

Penny Lucas

Grass Valley

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