Liberal, KS

Now: 59 °F

Currently: Fair

Hi: 63 °F | Lo: 30 °F

Thursday

Hi: 66 °F 

Lo: 40 °F

Friday

Hi: 60 °F 

Lo: 41 °F

Saturday

Hi: 66 °F 

Lo: 38 °F

Sunday

Hi: 69 °F 

Lo: 41 °F

Monday

Hi: 55 °F 

Lo: 33 °F

Bill Would Require Count Of Undocumented Students

KSCB News - January 29, 2014 10:12 am

A Kansas legislator wants the state to count and report the number of undocumented children in public schools.

Rep. Allan Rothlisberg, a Republican from Grandview Plaza, on Tuesday introduced a bill that he says would help determine how much taxpayer money is spent to educate children who are in the country illegally.

The bill would require a school board to ask for proof of that a child is in the country legally when a child enrolls for the first time in a public school. The proof would be a birth certificate, Social Security card or other document.

The state would publish a record of the number of children who didn’t provide the proof, and the average per pupil school finance cost.

 

Latest Stories

SCCC presents Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Seward County Community College is proud to announce the cast for the theatrical stage production ofThe...

Wizards of Harmony to Present “Christmas in April”

Liberal’s own Barbarshop Chorus, under the direction of Barbara Myers, will present “Christmas in April featuring...

Broadcast Square audio archives March 11 to 15, 2019

You can listen to archived Broadcast Square audio from the week of March 11 to 15,...