August 30, 2014

Tomorrow’s school dropouts are those who sporadically attend today

Arizona Daily Star September is national Attendance Awareness Month. Locally, the Mayor’s Office, along with the Tucson Unified School District, United Way and business partners, are working to raise awareness about the importance of attending school every day, especially in the early grade levels.

‘This program is about dropout prevention because you cannot start too early,’ said Mayor Jonathan Rothschild. ‘Dropping out isn’t just a sudden decision; it’s a process.'” Read more…