April 26, 2014 7:40 PM

It’s been a wild ride for the Kansas City school board

Kyleen Carroll, Joseph Jackson and Crispin Rea swept into office in a rousing election. Their roller coaster ride went from the highs of 2010 and what seemed to be a renaissance in district reform and community support to the lows of 2011 and 2012 — when the school board was close to death. With the last of those members leaving the board this month, the district could actually be stronger and nearing accreditation.

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