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§ 5-506. Duty to consolidate schools

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 24 P.S. Education

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 24 P.S. Education
Chapter 1. Public School Code of 1949 (Refs & Annos)
Article V. Duties and Powers of Boards of School Directors (Refs & Annos)
24 P.S. § 5-506
§ 5-506. Duty to consolidate schools
Whenever graded schools can be made to accommodate the pupils of one or more one room schools by consolidating said one room school or schools with another school, either graded or ungraded, it shall be the duty of the board of school directors to abandon the one room school or schools, and instead of repairing or rebuilding the one room schoolhouse or schoolhouses, they shall erect a suitable modern building for the purpose of consolidating and properly grading all of the schools. No pupil of the abandoned schools shall be required to walk more than a mile and a half to the new school building.


1949, March 10, P.L. 30, No. 14, art. V, § 506.
24 P.S. § 5-506, PA ST 24 P.S. § 5-506
Current through 2023 Regular Session Act 31. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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