Breen Elementary student Benjamin Wilson, 10, camping at Juniper Hills Park in Oregon in preparation for the solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017. His family recently received a truancy letter because his absence from school was unexcused.
Breen Elementary student Benjamin Wilson, 10, camping at Juniper Hills Park in Oregon in preparation for the solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017. His family recently received a truancy letter because his absence from school was unexcused. Richard Wilson
Breen Elementary student Benjamin Wilson, 10, camping at Juniper Hills Park in Oregon in preparation for the solar eclipse on Aug. 21, 2017. His family recently received a truancy letter because his absence from school was unexcused. Richard Wilson

Should parents be able to take their kids out of school without getting a truancy letter?

October 29, 2017 07:00 AM