Posted: Apr 17, 2013 8:06 AM
UNIVERSAL CITY - A San Antonio-area elementary school is getting parents to bring their children on time by putting the kids in detention if they're late.
Even kindergarteners are on the hook.
The parents of 6-year-old Brooke Loeffler tell KENS-TV that their daughter was given two days of lunchtime detention because she was repeatedly tardy to school at Olympia Elementary in Universal City. Her parents say they have a newborn baby at home and are struggling to adjust their schedule.
Brooke was placed in detention after three arrivals.
School district officials say the policy has worked with most parents.
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