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LA School Report | January 29, 2015

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Schools don’t track whether under-vaccinated kids get all of their shots
In some L.A. Unified schools, 60, 70, and even 80 percent of incoming kindergartners were enrolled conditionally in the 2013-14 school year. KPCC

Teachers ask high court to hear union dues case
Attorneys for teachers who are challenging the right of the California Teachers Association to force them to pay union dues petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to hear their case this year. Ed Source

2nd teen arrested in stabbing death of 14-year-old at East L.A. middle school
A second teenager has been taken into custody in the fatal stabbing of a 14-year-old boy at a middle school in East Los Angeles, authorities said Wednesday. KTLA

Poll shows residents split on whether to extend tax increases
Californians are evenly divided on whether the state should extend the temporary tax increases approved by voters under Proposition 30. Ed Source

Most major California school districts pledge to reduce suspensions
Among the state’s 50 largest school districts, a study found that 92% had set goals to decrease suspensions. Los Angeles Times

Survey shows Title IX compliance still needs work
Title IX prohibits discrimination based on sex in educational agencies that receive federal funding. SI&A Cabinet Report

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