Camden School District Rolls Out New Approach To Tackle Truancy ProblemThe Camden School District has spent years trying to tackle its truancy problem. This school year they have rolled out a more personal approach to deal with the reasons why kids miss school.
Bus Gets Students To Ponder Dropout DangersStatistics show that during the school year 2011-12 the number of dropouts fell to 14 from 33 in 2007-2008. A dramatic school bus initiative seems to be making a difference.
Anti-Truancy Program At Camden HS Pays Students For Not Skipping ClassIt's called ICE-T, which stands for "I Can End Truancy," and it's being funded by a state grant. If students attend most of the classes, they will receive $100 on September 30th.