Town Square

Post a New Topic

Jordan sixth-grader back after health case settled

Original post made on Nov 9, 2012

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.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, November 9, 2012, 12:00 AM

Comments (3)

 +   Like this comment
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.


 +   Like this comment
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.


 +   Like this comment
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?


Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.

Email:


Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields

Mixx, Scott's Seafood replacement, opens in Mountain View
By Elena Kadvany | 13 comments | 3,530 views

To Cambodia With Love
By Laura Stec | 4 comments | 2,852 views

Ten Steps to Get Started with Financial Aid
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 2 comments | 2,466 views

Life in fast forward
By Jessica T | 3 comments | 1,447 views

Early Campaign Notes: City Council
By Douglas Moran | 8 comments | 1,158 views