Don't Hug or Shake Hands in This Middle School

Physical contact of any kind has been banned by administrators at Vienna's Kilmer Middle School, meaning that a simple handshake or congratulatory pat on the back can land a kid in detention. Administrators defend the rule saying it helps them manage an overcrowded school. Some parents aren't buying it though. The story is in today's Metro section.

By Focus on Fairfax |  June 18, 2007; 10:27 AM ET  | Category:  Schools
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