(KANSAS CITY STAR) — Beginning in the fall of 2013, every student at Rockhurst High School will be tested at least once a year for drug and alcohol use.
“It’s a huge shift,” Principal Greg Harkness said Thursday. It’s an unprecedented step among Kansas City area schools.
“But it’s one we need to do,” he said.
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Not because the private Jesuit school has any extraordinary drug and alcohol abuse problems, Harkness said.