school enrollment immigration

Decatur-Immigrant Students
4:28 pm
Wed October 1, 2014

Ala. District Work To Accommodate Immigrant Pupils

Decatur schools officials say an increase of immigrant students has faced district officials with unexpected educational and financial challenges.
Credit Florida Atlantic University

Decatur schools officials say an increase of immigrant students has faced district officials with unexpected educational and financial challenges.

The Decatur Daily reported Tuesday that Superintendent Ed Nichols said some of the roughly two dozen Central American children have enrolled in Decatur schools are unable to speak English or have never been enrolled in a formal school.

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School Enrollment-Immigration
4:39 pm
Tue July 23, 2013

Ala. School Chief Says No Social Security Card Needed

in a memo, Alabama Superintendent of Education Tommy Bice, reminded city and county school officials that social security card is not needed to enroll children in school.
Credit The Montgomery Advertiser

With schools preparing to begin classes next month, Alabama's school superintendent is reminding city and county school officials that students don't need a Social Security number to enroll, and their parents don't need an Alabama driver's license or state-issued ID to enroll them.

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