Center school district Superintendent David Leone talks with Center High School ninth-graders Foyce Strickland (right) and Ivan Simmons (left). The superintendent created a cash incentives program for students with high attendance.
Center school district Superintendent David Leone talks with Center High School ninth-graders Foyce Strickland (right) and Ivan Simmons (left). The superintendent created a cash incentives program for students with high attendance. Kelly Wachel
Center school district Superintendent David Leone talks with Center High School ninth-graders Foyce Strickland (right) and Ivan Simmons (left). The superintendent created a cash incentives program for students with high attendance. Kelly Wachel

An apple for the student: Incentives are one tool that districts use to boost attendance

November 25, 2014 3:45 PM