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“As our schools are currently organized, we can’t achieve our goals,” D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson said Tuesday. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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DC School Superintendent, Kaya Henderson speaks during the D.C. Interscholastic Athletic Association Turkey Bowl Luncheon at the Verizon Center, Washington, D.C., Monday, November 19, 2012. Henderson should learn today weather D.C. Council members are buying her pitch to close or, “consolidate” nearly 20 school in the District. (Craig Bisacre/The Washington Times)

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Mayor Vincent C. Gray speaks with Chancellor Kaya Henderson (left) and Director of Athletics Stephanie Evans before the luncheon for the two teams scheduled to compete in Thursday’s championship football game. (Craig Bisacre/The Washington Times)

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DC School Superintendent, Kaya Henderson speaks during the D.C. Interscholastic Athletic Association Turkey Bowl Luncheon at the Verizon Center, Washington, D.C., Monday, November 19, 2012. Henderson should learn today weather D.C. Council members are buying her pitch to close or, “consolidate” nearly 20 school in the District. (Craig Bisacre/The Washington Times)

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** FILE ** Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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“As our schools are currently organized, we can’t achieve our goals,” D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson said Tuesday. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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“As our schools are currently organized, we can’t achieve our goals,” D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson said Tuesday. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson and Mayor Vincent C. Gray are introduced by principal Izabela Miller at Amidon-Bowen Elementary School in the District on the first day of school on Aug. 27, 2012.

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** FILE ** D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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** FILE ** D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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** FILE ** D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson and Mayor Vincent C. Gray answer questions Wednesday about the five goals in their five-year plan to aggressively rebuild the District's public school system. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson and Mayor Vincent C. Gray answer questions Wednesday about the five goals in their five-year plan to aggressively rebuild the District's public school system. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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Mayor Vincent C. Gray gets a thumbs-up from D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson as he arrives to deliver the 2012 State of the District Address at the Sixth and I Historic Synagogue in Washington, D.C., Tuesday, February 7, 2012. (Rod Lamkey Jr/ The Washington Times)

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Chancellor Kaya Henderson said scorecards for the District's traditional public schools build on the "profiles" released last year and serve as a likely precursor to an accountability ranking or rating. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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INVOLVED: D.C. Council member Phil Mendelson wrote a letter to Chancellor Kaya Henderson. (T.J. Kirkpatrick/The Washington Times)

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Chancellor Kaya Henderson has received a letter from D.C. Council member Phil Mendelson about the DCPS and an allegation of child sexual abuse. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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** FILE ** Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

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Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson continues to use her predecessor's IMPACT teacher-evaluation program, which D.C. Council Chairman Kwame R. Brown says would not be affected by his proposals to give top teachers incentives to work at low-ranked schools. (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)

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** FILE ** D.C. Public Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson (Barbara L. Salisbury/The Washington Times)