There are no laws in Alabama that specifically target those who use non-primary residences to get their child into specific school districts, but both legal and education experts say there are still consequences people will face, and that there are legal ways to move your child.
Springhill Fire Station 18 on Museum Drive in the Sandtown community was where parents could receive various school supplies such as composition notebooks, pencils, crayons and more for their children.
All month, Remington College’s Mobile Campus will be providing free haircuts and styling to students ages 17 and younger. Today until 3 p.m., the institution will host a kick-off community party to celebrate their month-long giveaway.
New data from ecommerce accelerator Pattern shows the price of a typical basket of back-to-school supplies is up around 5.45% and the price for graph paper is up more than any other product, at 17.59% from last year.
The Southwest Mobile County Chamber of Commerce held its annual Kid’s Day at the Tillman’s Corner Community Center Saturday. In addition to school supplies, uniforms, and backpacks, there were also cool prizes provided by sponsors.
A group of education advocates wants to increase the number of Alabamians who earn post-high school credentials. Leaders met today in Montgomery to discuss a new method to achieve Governor Kay Ivey’s goal to add more highly skilled Alabamians to the workforce.