SF teachers miss a lot of school

Posted at: 12/08/2012 6:14 PM
By: KOB.com Staff

 

Santa Public School District teachers are absent from school more than their counterparts.

The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that analysis shows 33 percent of teachers in the district were absent more than ten days during the last school year.

Reasons for those absences include illness and personal reasons. Another third were absent more than five days for reasons like professional development.

Officials said absences were higher at Atalaya Elementary than at any of the other schools.