Squalicum High School campus security monitor Russ Robbinson, center, says goodbye to students Tyler Nguyen, left, Jase Barrett and Garrett Sorensen at the end of the school day March 23, 2016. State education officials plan to add attendance to new federal rules that measure school effectiveness.
Squalicum High School campus security monitor Russ Robbinson, center, says goodbye to students Tyler Nguyen, left, Jase Barrett and Garrett Sorensen at the end of the school day March 23, 2016. State education officials plan to add attendance to new federal rules that measure school effectiveness. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bellinghamherald.com
Squalicum High School campus security monitor Russ Robbinson, center, says goodbye to students Tyler Nguyen, left, Jase Barrett and Garrett Sorensen at the end of the school day March 23, 2016. State education officials plan to add attendance to new federal rules that measure school effectiveness. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bellinghamherald.com

State’s newest plan for schools: Track attendance as well as test scores

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