Some students thriving due to flexible in-person learning at one  Springfield school | News |

SPRINGFIELD, MA (WGGB/WSHM) — While some students have been longing to be back in the classroom, some have been thriving while learning from home.

“Before the pandemic, I was struggling in school a lot,” said Daziah Sorrell, junior at Phoenix Charter Academy.

Students at Phoenix Charter Academy have the opportunity for flexible schedules. It’s something brought on by the pandemic and it’s made their lives a lot easier.

The school, which is located in Springfield, aims to help Black and Latinx students from Springfield, Holyoke, and Chicopee who might have otherwise be disconnected from school due to outside responsibilities or obligations like work or helping family.

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