Should Jefferson High School begin charging tuition for the 30 percent of its students who attend the school from out of the district?
That’s the question before the board of education following a recent discussion about the issue.
Jefferson has been charging tuition for out-of-district students in the lower grades and many people assumed the system was also charging for high school as well. But the system began charging in the lower grades due to overcrowding pressures that was forcing the system to have to add classrooms and teachers, a situation that wasn’t true in the high school until recently.
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