i-Lead Charter School seeks middle school in Reading

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Published: Dec 17 2012 07:00:00 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 17 2012 11:51:21 PM EST
READING, Pa. -

A charter school in Reading is looking to expand.

Officials from i-Lead want to start a middle school.

They made a presentation to the Reading School Board Monday night.

I-Lead officials say they're responding to requests from parents who are concerned about safety at schools.

Right now iLead has 350 students in its high school.

The school board has to make a decision on the proposed middle school in 35 days.