This page provides info and answers to frequently asked questions about the rights of students and legal guardians as they relate to Truancy Court in RI.
Rhode Island truancy laws apply to any child who is enrolled in kindergarten or between the ages of 6 (as of September 1 of the school year) and 18.
Last Updated: September 2023
The information below should not be taken as legal advice. If you have additional questions, or if you feel your rights have been violated, please contact the ACLU of RI.