By: Fletcher Keel | WCTV Eyewitness News
September 28, 2017
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- Leon County's Adult and Community Education School held a ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of its new main campus.
ACE serves 2,000 students each year and offers GED and ESL classes, along with high school credit courses.
The new campus comes after months of controversy.
Many families protested the school's move from the east to the west side of town. ACE's principle says they're looking towards the future.
"It taught us a whole lost about being patient," principal Regina Browning said. "We just want the community to know we're not looking back. We're moving forward. And we're going to continue to always doa good job for the community."
ACE is also opening new locations for classes this year, and are now offering 30 classes in 11 locations across town.