This school district has been at risk of state takeover for years. Some blame white flight.

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Texas Tribune

Nov 4, 1:00 AM

This school district has been at risk of state takeover for years. Some blame white flight.

Hearne ISD administrators and teachers see the Mumford buses around town, constant reminders of what they’re up against. They’ve long insisted — in private and in courtrooms — that the transfers are bleeding them dry financially, sapping them of high-achieving students and contributing to the district’s low performance over the last couple of decades.

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