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School Residency

Student Mobility A Struggle For Some Ohio Districts

The Lima News, Ohio | Beth L. Jokinen | Posted 01.18.2013 | Education

PERRY TOWNSHIP -- Three generations had graduated from Perry High School, and the fourth was going to no matter where Brian and Michelle Cox lived. T...

Want To Attend School In Grosse Pointe? Get Your Affidavits Ready.

Posted 09.25.2012 | Detroit

One Michigan school district is considering legal penalties for parents whose children violate their residency policies for students. Grosse Pointe...

An Enemy of the State

Kevin P. Chavous | Posted 07.29.2012 | Education
Kevin P. Chavous

More and more school districts are asking for budget increases to hire investigators and detectives to follow around low-income mothers and their kids to ensure that they aren't 'stealing an education' from the state. Really?

Homeless Mother To Plead Guilty In School Residency Case

AP | Posted 02.08.2012 | Education

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- The lawyer for a Connecticut woman charged with enrolling her son in the wrong school district says she will be pleading guilty. ...

School Residency Cases Raise Fairness Questions

AP | STEPHANIE REITZ | Posted 07.10.2011 | Education

HARTFORD, Conn. — A homeless single mother's arrest on charges she intentionally enrolled her son in the wrong school district by using her baby...

WATCH: Ohio Mother Convicted Of Felony For Lying To Get Kids Into Better School

Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Ohio mother of two Kelley Williams-Bolar was released from jail on Wednesday after serving nine days for falsifying records so that her two daughters ...