Letter to Marshall ISD – March 10, 2011

After receiving a certified letter of withdrawal, a school official continued to call and threaten a member family, finally arriving at the family’s home with a constable demanding to see the children and review the curriculum. The member refused to let the school official enter her home and called … [Read more...]

Letter to Attorney General – Uvalde – February 24, 2011

When a member’s child support was terminated on her daughter’s 18th birthday, Tim wrote a letter to the attorney general’s office on her behalf, explaining that home schools have been determined by the courts of Texas to be private schools. According to Texas Family Code §154.002, child support may … [Read more...]

Letter to Lamesa ISD – January 20, 2011

When the assistant principal from Lamesa Middle School called the THSC office to ask the staff to inform a member parent (whom we had advised in the proper withdrawal procedure recommended by the Texas Commissioner of Education) that she must come to the school and fill out the paperwork that was … [Read more...]

Letter to Seven Lakes High School – December 13, 2010

When a THSC member was contacted by the public school after sending a written letter of withdrawal via certified mail and asked to come to the school to complete a withdrawal form, Tim responded with a letter informing the school of the TEA policy concerning the withdrawal of students. Read the … [Read more...]

Letter to Lockhart ISD – October 17, 2010

Although the children of an Association member have never been enrolled in school, a Lockhart ISD attendance officer filed truancy charges against her and her children. After she was summoned to appear in justice of the peace court, she contacted THSC. Tim Lambert wrote a letter to the Lockhart ISD … [Read more...]