From left, Kelly Morales, 7, Leslye Monterroza, 6, and Joselynne Serrano, 6, read through books donated through the WAKE Up and Read Book Drive during a book fair at Fox Road Elementary School in Raleigh on May 2, 2016. The Wake County school board voted Tuesdsay, Nov. 15, 2016, to ask for state permission to let Fox Road and nine other schools operate more like charter schools.
From left, Kelly Morales, 7, Leslye Monterroza, 6, and Joselynne Serrano, 6, read through books donated through the WAKE Up and Read Book Drive during a book fair at Fox Road Elementary School in Raleigh on May 2, 2016. The Wake County school board voted Tuesdsay, Nov. 15, 2016, to ask for state permission to let Fox Road and nine other schools operate more like charter schools. Jill Knight jhknight@newsobserver.com
From left, Kelly Morales, 7, Leslye Monterroza, 6, and Joselynne Serrano, 6, read through books donated through the WAKE Up and Read Book Drive during a book fair at Fox Road Elementary School in Raleigh on May 2, 2016. The Wake County school board voted Tuesdsay, Nov. 15, 2016, to ask for state permission to let Fox Road and nine other schools operate more like charter schools. Jill Knight jhknight@newsobserver.com