Manitou Park Elementary School, as part of a district-wide effort in Tacoma this year, has started sending "nudge letters" to parents of students missing too many classes. A recent report ranks Washington schools among the worst for absenteeism. Mike Siegel The Seattle Times
Manitou Park Elementary School, as part of a district-wide effort in Tacoma this year, has started sending "nudge letters" to parents of students missing too many classes. A recent report ranks Washington schools among the worst for absenteeism. Mike Siegel The Seattle Times

Absenteeism in Washington public schools among worst in the nation

September 11, 2017 07:00 AM

UPDATED September 10, 2017 09:28 PM