Tort and Liability

Ray Knight, a middle school student, was suspended for three days due to unexcused absences. Although school district procedures required telephone notification and a prompt written notice by mail to his parents, the school only sent a notice with the student, who threw it away. Thus, Rays parents were unaware of his suspension. During his first day of suspension, Ray was accidentally shot while visiting a friends house.Do Rays parents have defensible grounds to pursue liability charges against school officials? What are the possible rulings in this case? Be sure to support your responses with constitutional and case law found in your text. This will require you to name the supporting case and restate the finding in the case. Argue all points of view.