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Chanacat14 Donating Member (3 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-06-11 07:58 AM
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7. Yes...
Edited on Sat Aug-06-11 07:58 AM by Chanacat14
I was just fee'd to death registering my daughter for high school. The sum of the manditory "fees" added up to $402.00. I still have another $405.00 worth of "Optional" fees that the would LIKE me to pay... however... I don't think so! Especially considering that I just bought one of her text books online at Borders, and have a second one to buy still. I'm putting off buying that one for now because it costs $125.00 everywhere I have looked.

BTW. The school had a financing table set up for parent who could not pay the fees. This is ridiculous! All I can say is thank goodness I have only one going to High School at the moment! Jeesh....
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  -Does your local school district have any "mandatory" fees that they try to charge? pstokely  Aug-06-11 06:36 AM   #0 
  - Amazingly, mine just dropped the $20 parking fee.  WinkyDink   Aug-06-11 06:37 AM   #1 
  - But parking is optional  pstokely   Aug-06-11 06:40 AM   #2 
  - cut taxes - cut taxes - cut taxes ----- what do the parents expect  DrDan   Aug-06-11 06:58 AM   #3 
  - Usually our school wants some money for an arts  eilen   Aug-06-11 07:17 AM   #4 
  - We cut our teachers, cut their pay and benefits, and they  Warren Stupidity   Aug-06-11 07:18 AM   #5 
  - Yes, it was called the "Education Bond" that they got passed in the last election  ThomWV   Aug-06-11 07:20 AM   #6 
  - Yes...  Chanacat14   Aug-06-11 07:58 AM   #7 
  - ...some fines too...  Chanacat14   Aug-06-11 08:48 AM   #8 
  - Only for damaged or lost books,  LWolf   Aug-06-11 09:50 AM   #9 
  - Yes.  surrealAmerican   Aug-06-11 10:05 AM   #10 
  - There was an elementary school teacher who insisted that kids stock the classroom in addition to  ProgressiveProfessor   Aug-06-11 11:11 AM   #11 

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