By Mackenzie Mays
The Charleston Gazette
This is the final story in a series about community efforts and education reform on Charleston’s West Side.
Whittney Armstrong knows what she signed up for.
Last week, Armstrong, a 24-year-old teacher, started her job at Mary C. Snow West Side Elementary School – ranked among the lowest-achieving schools in the state and located in a neighborhood infamous for drug-related crime.
“I tell everyone when they...