The Puyallup School District’s truancy board interviews a student at a hearing in November 2015. The truancy hearings involve representatives from the schools, court system and school district working to solve chronic absenteeism problems and avoid keeping kids out of the juvenile court system.
The Puyallup School District’s truancy board interviews a student at a hearing in November 2015. The truancy hearings involve representatives from the schools, court system and school district working to solve chronic absenteeism problems and avoid keeping kids out of the juvenile court system. David Montesino dmontesino@thenewstribune.com
The Puyallup School District’s truancy board interviews a student at a hearing in November 2015. The truancy hearings involve representatives from the schools, court system and school district working to solve chronic absenteeism problems and avoid keeping kids out of the juvenile court system. David Montesino dmontesino@thenewstribune.com

Truancy boards show promise for keeping kids out of juvie

January 28, 2016 08:00 AM