Is this story beginning to sound familiar? It may, as I'm not alone. We are hearing more and more stories like this, as schools are cracking down on students (really, parents) whose prepaid lunch accounts run out.
Should schools be allowed to humiliate students to make a point? What does it look like when a school denies lunch to a student? Although an elementary-school age boy, my son is fairly stoic. He doesn't cry unless the situation is remarkably bad. Answering the phone to hear him crying sent me into an alarmed state that immediately turned into fury.
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