Parents Say Dress Code Enforcement a Matter of Color

1 decade 2 years 1 month ago Sunday, October 15 2006 Oct 15, 2006 Sunday, October 15, 2006 9:57:04 PM CDT October 15, 2006 in News
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) -- Enforcement of a dress code in Springfield schools is being questioned by some parents. They're asking why a far higher percentage of black students than white youngsters were disciplined at one high school for violations. The Springfield superintendent says he's working to make sure the dress codes are enforced consistently.

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