• Pennsylvania school district threatens to place children in foster care if parents don't pay off school lunch debt

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

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    Wyoming Valley West School District in Pennsylvania sent letters to 1,000 parents, threatening to place their children in foster care if school lunch debts are not paid off.
    The director of federal programs, Joseph Muth, said the letter was a "last resort," as the district is owed more than $22,000 in unpaid lunches .
    Some residents in the district are saying the letters were "extreme" and "unnecessary."
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