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Former Nitro High School building

Nitro Preparatory Academy, one of West Virginia’s first planned charter schools, will not move into this building, the former Nitro High School, according to officials with the academy.

Former Nitro High School building

Nitro Preparatory Academy is planned to be among West Virginia’s first charter schools, but its intended location has fallen through and its leaders have yet to name a new site.

“We’re looking at a couple other locations and we’ll know more next week,” said Courtney Harritt, spokeswoman for Accel Schools, the company that plans to run the school.

Ryan Quinn covers education. He can be reached at 304-348-1254 or ryan.quinn@hdmediallc.com. Follow @RyanEQuinn on Twitter.

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