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Students Will Need Proof of Residency

By The Associated Press — April 03, 2012 1 min read

Parents of schoolchildren in Arizona will be required to show proof of residency for the upcoming school year. A spokesman for the state education department says the forms are based on a law passed during the last legislative session. Sponsors of the law said it is intended, in part, to prevent students living in Mexico from crossing into the state to attend school.

A version of this article appeared in the April 04, 2012 edition of Education Week as Students Will Need Proof of Residency

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