August 1st Deadline For Student Transfer Requests

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MONTGOMERY, Ala – An important deadline is coming up if you plan to request a school transfer for your child.

Tomorrow, August 1st, is the deadline to apply for a transfer based on the new Alabama Accountability Act.

The law says if a student attends a failing public school, they can transfer out to a public school that is not failing, or a private school.