Cheney adopts service animal policy
Last updated 11/21/2019 at 9:18am
AIRWAY HEIGHTS – The Cheney School District Board of Directors unanimously adopted a policy at their only meeting in November, held at Sunset Elementary School, which allows service animals to be used for the first time in the district’s eight schools.
While no discussion was taken at the Nov. 13 meeting in Airway Heights, the board did get an overview of the new policy from Assistant Superintendent Tom Arlt at its Oct. 23 meeting. According to Arlt, the district has received several requests and a few attempts to allow dogs in school facilities as service animals or under the pretense...