Is your student facing unexpected challenges at their Boise City school?
This may feel surprising. When you sent your student to their college, university, or K-12 academic institution in Boise City, allegations of misconduct or strongly-worded notices from your school were not exactly top of mind.
Unfortunately, making it to graduation in today's academic atmosphere can be much more challenging than you might think. Your Boise City school has a mission to educate your student. More often than not, this leads schools to place incredible demands on students. The pressurized environments common in today's schools can lead students to file allegations against each other, teachers to make typos on student records (and then file concerns because of those typos), and steamroll over student rights during complex disciplinary procedures.
The entire experience can be wildly stressful — and if your student ends up with a sanction, fair or not, their reputation could be ruined. It could even be difficult for your student to gain admission to their dream college or land a great job later in life!
To make sure this doesn't happen, you must take action now. Retain the services of premier education defense attorney Joseph D. Lento to start working towards the best possible outcome today.
Why Is Education Defense Necessary in the Boise City Metro Area?
Boise is the capital of the state of Idaho, and its most populous city. It's ideally situated on the Boise River, and it's close to both the Oregon and Nevada borders. Its metro area — which covers Boise but extends to the nearby cities of Nampa and Meridian — is often referred to as the “Treasure Valley.” It's a great place to live, and young professionals and families alike flock from all over the nation to live in this area.
This means that the existing schools have a lot of young students enrolled. And this, consequently, can result in a ton of competition among the students (and also lead to a lot of overwhelmed educators.)
A strained school system can be a dangerous place to be for a student. As your student is navigating peer relationships (perhaps for the first time, if they're younger) or working with their educators to get into their dream college, they may not be able to rely on their school for the support they require and deserve. And, when interpersonal or academic issues arise, your school may not have the capacity to thoroughly investigate any allegations made. This can result in unfair allegations, inappropriate sanctions, and times when your student misses out on school due to no fault of their own.
Joseph D. Lento Can Help Your Student Protect Their Future
School disciplinary issues can spiral out of control far more quickly than you may think. By the time a school has completed its investigation, the administrators who will be deciding responsibility in your student's case may have already made their decision.
By working with Joseph D. Lento, an experienced education defense attorney, you can head off many unwanted outcomes of student discipline. For example, you and your student can work with Joseph D. Lento to help control how much information gets beyond your school's administration in the early stages of your school's disciplinary process so your student's reputation isn't damaged more than necessary while your school is determining how to proceed. If your school does decide to slap your student with a sanction, Joseph D. Lento can help guide you through the appeals process with persuasive arguments. He can even negotiate directly with your school's office of general counsel on your student's behalf — a type of lawyer-to-lawyer intervention that is very often successful. Finally, if need be, Joseph D. Lento can help your family as you pursue further legal action if your case requires it.
When you're working to protect your student, you need to be proactive, and you need to achieve peace of mind for your entire family. That's why you turn to Joseph D. Lento and the education defense experts at the Lento Law Firm during this stressful time.
In this guide, we'll discuss some of the Boise City schools at which Joseph D. Lento can assist your student. Then, we'll provide an overview of the different types of misconduct and academic progression issues that your school may decide to punish.
Boise City Metro Area Schools
Premier education defense attorney Joseph D. Lento and the education defense team at the Lento Law Firm are ready to help you and your student move past the charges you're facing at your Boise City area school. The team can be available to assist regardless of your school's specific location within the metro area or even level of education. For years, Joseph D. Lento has provided winning defense, negotiation, and representation services to Boise City students at the following colleges and universities, to name a few:
- Franklin University
- Stevens-Henager College
- Northwest Nazarene University
- Boise Bible College
- Boise State University
The Lento Law Firm is also pleased to provide services across the following Boise City school districts:
- Boise Independent School District
- West Ada School District
- Parma School District
- Adrian School District
- Vallivue School District
- Middleton School District
- Horseshoe Bend School District
- Melba Joint School District
- Marsing Joint School District
- New Plymouth School District
- Fruitland School District
Finally, Joseph D. Lento and his award-winning education defense team at the Lento Law Firm can assist with negotiation and representation services at the following area elementary, middle, and high schools:
- Falcon Ridge Public Charter School
- Liberty Charter School
- Collister Elementary School
- Sage International Charter School
- Longfellow Elementary School
- Roosevelt Elementary School
- Highlands Elementary School
- Thomas Jefferson Charter School
- Riverside Elementary School
- Discovery Elementary School
- Riverstone International School
- Challenger School
- Bishop Kelly High School
- Boise Valley Adventist School
- Calvary Christian School
- Cole Valley Christian School
- Sacred Heart Catholic School
- North Star Charter School
- Renaissance High School
- Boise Senior High School
- Timberline High School