Truancy is a big problem in San Bernardino County that affects all of us.
There is a direct link between truancy and juvenile delinquency.
Kids who are truant are at greater risk for getting involved with alcohol, drugs, gangs, and violence.
Parents need to understand why it’s important for their kids to get to school and stay there.
Kids need to understand that education should be their top priority.
Everyone needs to understand the consequences of truancy.