Will be updated.
Updated at 4:44 p.m. with additional reporting.
Updated 2:59 p.m. with additional comment from Imagine's executive vice president.
The Missouri Board of Education voted Tuesday to close six charter schools in St. Louis run by Virginia-based Imagine Schools Incorporated.
The schools will close at the end of this school year.
Imagine's executive vice president, Jason Bryant, calls the decision disappointing and says the company is exploring its options.