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Low numbers force Catholic school in Gloucester to close

After 128 years of operation, the St. Ann School of Cape Ann, a Catholic academy in Gloucester beset by financial problems, will close in late June, a spokesman for the Archdiocese of Boston said.

Declining attendance had significantly eroded tuition revenue and put the school on shaky financial ground.

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