‘Devastated’ lad, 9, ‘banned from school trip for poor attendance because he was once 40 minutes late to class following an electrical problem at home’

A FUMING dad has slammed his son’s school for allegedly barring one of his boys from a school trip over his attendance – despite his older brother being allowed to go with an identical record.

Jayden Goodwin, 11, and his brother Logan, 9, had been looking forward to the end of year trip to West Midland’s Safari Park on Friday before the youngest was told he couldn’t attend.

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‘Devastated’ Logan Goodwin was not allowed on a school trip because of his attendance…

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