Penalty for Parents

Penalty  for Parents Penalty  for Parents

Parents who refuse to send their children to school will face legal action, said Mohammad Dimevar, deputy for elementary education at the Education Ministry. “Violators will be fined up to $300 (10 million rials),” he was quoted by IRNA as saying. Elementary education for all children is compulsory under Iranian law. The next five-year economic development plan (2016-21) seeks to mandate education till the ninth grade (junior high school) and heavy fines for guardians who refuse to abide by the law.