Student transfers on hold in Kansas City

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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

The doors are not yet open for students in the unaccredited Kansas City school district to transfer to neighboring accredited districts.

Though several districts in the St. Louis area last week announced they are taking state guidance and processing transfers this summer, Kansas City area districts still stand on uncertain legal ground.

A state Supreme Court ruling earlier this month upheld a state law that allows transfers from unaccredited districts, prompting the state to issue new guidelines.

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