Except when exempt by Oregon law, all students ages 7-18 who have not completed the 12th grade are required to attend school full time on a regular basis at the designated school within the attendance area.
Persons having legal control of a student ages 7-18 who has not completed the 12th grade are required to have the student attend school. Under the superintendent’s direction and supervision, building principals shall monitor and report any violation of the compulsory attendance law to the superintendent or designee. A violation is a Class B infraction and is punishable by a citation up to $100.
Woodburn Students March Over Immigration
Young activists from several schools in the Woodburn area dismissed themselves from school on Thursday.
The students were taking part in a walkout that is part of a growing uprising against a controversial immigration proposal.
No respect for immigration law, employment law, ID theft law (at the very least) and many have no respect for drug laws, DUII laws, murder laws and rape laws which are also know as "cultural misunderstandings" to the Mexican consul.
Now they have no respect for truancy laws. Or maybe they just don't habla...
Contact Walt Blomberg, Superintendent of Woodburn Schools.