District 117 Board Member Mindy Olson would like to prohibit students from leaving Jacksonville High School to smoke. Existing school policy allows students whose parents have signed a permission form to smoke at a designated spot off school grounds. Mrs. Olson says the policy needs to change to bring consistancy to the schools rules.Excuse me? What parent would provide a note giving permission for their kid to smoke? At school no less.
Wednesday, July 27, 2005
Up In Smoke
I was a little stunned to see this item in the online Jacksonville Journal-Coiurier: