Mass. Stay in School Initiative Promotes Daily Attendance

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

A new community initiative launched by the Springfield Public Schools encourages students to go to school everyday and earn a high school diploma.

The program was launched on Monday at the newly constructed Putnam Vocational Technical Academy.

“Stay in School” is a campaign aimed at motivating students, parents, local business and community leaders, and school administrators to place a greater importance on attendance, which has been proven to produce more high school graduates.

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