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05/27/2011 12:45 pm ET | Updated Jul 27, 2011

School District Won't Let Homeschoolers Join Extracurriculars

When Lincoln-Way North put on a performance of The Sound of Music this spring, freshman David Woods really would have liked to be in it. Heck, he'd have been happy just to get a chance to audition.

But because he takes most classes at his Frankfort home, enrolled only part-time in choir and band at North, Woods was told this year that he can't participate in extracurricular activities, most notably the jazz band. On Thursday, the District 210 Board of Education reasserted its position that only full-time students may be involved.

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