May 1956

A 16-year-old boy was sentenced to 30 days in the County Detention Ward for habitual truancy. …The American Legion Auxiliary collected $255 from their

Truancy addressed

William Thompson Gov. Bill Richardson signed into law recently a measure designed to curtail truancy on the part of New Mexico students. Tucumcari High School Assistant Principal , Rex Maddaford, who oversees attendance at the high school, said it was about time. “We have had a real problem with unexcused absences here at the school,” […]