Edgewood ISD Installs Wheelchair Swings

F.D. Roosevelt Elementary School students soar!   An Edgewood ISD innovation grant provided brand new wheelchair swings on campus.  All students can now experience the thrill of swinging!

Wheelchair Swings in Action in Edgewood ISD

Edgewood Wheelchair swing
Edgewood ISD inclusive swings

Accessible and inclusive playgrounds are important for all students to feel equal.  Edgewood has created a place for these special needs children to enjoy the playground alongside their classmates.

More Articles

Are charter schools private schools?

Are charter schools private schools?

Charter schools are free due to public, taxpayer dollars that are taken from traditional public schools when a child enrolls in the charter school. Unlike a traditional public school, charter schools are also funded by private companies, individuals, and interests. They are managed by a private entity vs a community elected board where the public has input. And their boards are appointed vs elected. This means that charter board members can have a financial interest in the success of the schools.

Read More »