Teachers report kids who play truant
on a regular basis to the authorities, who can then give out fines.
Now the city council is considering prosecuting her mother Susan for letting her play truant
A MATTER OF CONCERN Some parents may be allowing their children to play truant
A WOMAN could face a two-month jail sentence after allowing her son to play truant
The fines double to pounds 100 if not paid within 28 days and are a last resort before legal action the authorities can take against parents whose kids play truant
It is hoped the crackdown can also address the reasons children play truant
A woman jailed twice for allowing her daughter to play truant
said yesterday she would go to school with her to ensure it did not happen again.
PARENTS of children who persistently commit crimes or play truant
from school could face the loss of child benefit in a new Government crackdown on juvenile offenders.
A HEADMASTER is to force pupils who play truant
or miss too many classes to pay to take their exams.
CHILDREN in Wales play truant
for two-and-a-half days on average each school year, official figures have shown.
One minute we are locking up parents if their kids play truant
CHILDREN who wear glasses are being bullied at school, causing some to play truant
to avoid playground taunts.
Those ideas haven't worked so we now have the announcement of some sort of targeted prosecution process for the parents of kids who persistently play truant
If they play truant
or their work takes a downturn, parents are informed - instantly.
The figure for those who did not play truant
was just five per cent.