May 9, 12:00 AM
Three weeks ago, Sierra Hammond was kicked out of Mount Harmony Elementary School in Calvert County. It wasn’t her fault. She’s a good student. Instead, Kristina Hammond contends that her 7-year-old daughter was caught in a bureaucratic nightmare as the Southern Maryland school system seeks to weed out students who officials say don’t live in the county. Calvert officials suspect that Sierra resides in neighboring Prince George’s County.
May 9, 5:11 PM:
Families who circumvent system to get their kids in better district major theme of this case of 1st grader kicked out of school due to such allegations. Take opportunity to illuminate need for top schools, via choice, in all districts.
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