topleft CSBA.org >  Services >  Governance Technology > 

Davis Joint USD |  BP  6146.3  Instruction

Reciprocity Of Academic Credit   

arrow Previous bar Next arrow

To determine whether students transferring into the district have met district course requirements, the Superintendent or designee shall establish procedures to evaluate the comparability of courses and/or students' understanding of course content. Such procedures shall include methods for determining the number of years of school attendance, the specific courses completed by the student and the value of credits earned.

(cf. 5111 - Admission)

(cf. 5117 - Interdistrict Attendance)

(cf. 5121 - Grades/Evaluation of Student Achievement)

(cf. 6011 - Academic Standards)

(cf. 6143 - Courses of Study)

(cf. 6146.1 - High School Graduation Requirements)

(cf. 6146.11 - Alternative Credits Toward Graduation)

(cf. 6146.2 - Certificate of Proficiency/High School Equivalency)

(cf. 6146.4 - Differential Graduation and Competency Requirements)

(cf. 6146.5 - Elementary/Middle School Graduation Requirements)

(cf. 6162.5 - Student Assessment)

The district shall accept for credit full or partial coursework satisfactorily completed by students while attending a public school, a juvenile court school or nonpublic nonsectarian school or agency. (Education Code 48645.5)

(cf. 6159.2 - Nonpublic, Nonsectarian School and Agency Services for Special Education)

(cf. 6173 - Education for Homeless Children)

(cf. 6173.1 - Education for Foster Youth)

Pending evaluation of the transferring student's academic performance, the student who lacked the opportunity for schooling in the past may be placed at the grade level lower than the grade level typical for his/her chronological age. Otherwise, the student will be placed at the age-appropriate grade level. Within 30 days of enrollment, the principal or designee shall complete the evaluation and determine the student's appropriate grade placement.

Legal Reference:

EDUCATION CODE

35160 Authority of governing boards

35160.1 Broad authority of school districts

47612.5 Charter schools operations, general requirements

48011 Admission from kindergarten or other school

48645.5 Coursework completed in public school, juvenile court school or nonpublic nonsectarian school

51225.3 Requirements for graduation

51228 Minimum curriculum standards

60605 Academic content and performance standards; assessments

60641-60649 Standardized Testing and Reporting Program

64001 Single plan for student achievement

Policy DAVIS JOINT UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT

adopted: April 2, 2009 Davis, California

revised: February 7, 2013

revised: March 7, 2013