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Schools Battle A Dramatic Rise In Truancy Cases

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Schools Battle A Dramatic Rise In Truancy Cases

Schools Battle A Dramatic Rise In Truancy Cases

The number of truancy cases almost doubled during the last school year, from 38 in 2013-14 to 60 in 2014-15.  Jackson County truancy coordinator Sherri Johnson and Circuit Judge Shonna Gay take these numbers very seriously. The beginning of the schoo...

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