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Can i take my 11 year old child out of school months

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Can i take my 11 year old child out of school for 6 months.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Education Law
Expert:  Dimitry K., Esq. replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for your question. Please permit me to assist you with your concerns. The answer is generally 'no'--a child must be enrolled in some school, or if being 'home schooled', the local district must review your application and approve the home-schooling request. But simply removing the child from school is not permitted and depending on location may even expose the parent(s) to charges of parental neglect. Sincerely, ***** *****