TITLE

PAYING TO PLAY

AUTHOR(S)
Wright, Heather Keets
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Scholastic Scope;12/8/2003, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on public schools fee charge for extracurricular activities.
ACCESSION #
11588014

 

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