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SUNNNYSIDE, WA - The Washington State Charter School Commission plans to vote on Thursday to approve a new Charter School in Sunnyside.

The commission is voting on proposals for four Charter Schools today. Only two of those schools meet the state's standards, one of them being an elementary school in Sunnyside.

In 2012, voters approved a measure to allow 40 independent public schools to open over the course of five years.

Washington State's first and only Charter School opened this fall in Seattle. 

The Commission has approved eight other schools to open next year. 
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