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News - November 9, 2012

Jordan sixth-grader back after health case settled

Palo Alto district retreats from transfer order with agreement to observe cross-infection rules

A Jordan Middle School student whose parents sued the Palo Alto school district to block his transfer over a health issue is back at the school this week under a legal settlement.

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Posted by Jordan Parent, a resident of Evergreen Park
on Nov 9, 2012 at 12:53 pm

1 of 25 Caucasians of Northern European descent is a carrier for CF. Undoubtedly many more Jordan MS students are CF carriers. It makes absolutely no sense to send this one to Terman.

Posted by Ducatigirl, a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Nov 11, 2012 at 6:09 pm

It does seem to attack Nordic people more often, though I have known one Italian and One Israeli who died of it.

Posted by editing?, a resident of East Palo Alto
on Nov 13, 2012 at 12:07 am

There was another thread, same content, linked to front page in the past days. That thread had quite a few comments. Maybe both threads can be merged, to reflect all comments?