J.B. Young opportunity center

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After the former J.B. Young Intermediate School in Davenport reopened as a community center earlier this year, Quad-City Times reporter Alma Gaul wondered about other public schools in the area that closed over the years. How have they fared?

QC-Times Big Story: J.B. Young Opportunity Center

Nov 24, 2017
The J.B. Young Opportunity Center celebrated its opening with a ribbon cutting in October.
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The J.B. Young Opportunity Center opened one month ago in Davenport. 

For this week's Big Story in the Quad-City Times, education reporter Deirdre Baker takes a look at the impact the center is already having on the community.