El Dorado Union HSD | BP 5111 Students
The Governing Board encourages the enrollment and appropriate placement of all school-aged children in school. The Superintendent or designee shall inform parents/guardians of students entering a district school at any grade level about admission requirements and shall assist them with enrollment procedures.
The Superintendent or designee shall verify the student's age, residency, and any other admission criteria specified in law and in Board policies and administrative regulations.
(cf. 0410 - Nondiscrimination in District Programs and Activities
(cf. 5111.1 District Residency)
(cf. 5111.12 - Residency Based on Parent/Guardian Employment)
(cf. 5119 - Students Expelled from Other Districts)
(cf. 5125 - Student Records)
(cf. 5141.3 Health Examinations)
(cf. 5141.31 Immunizations)
(cf. 5141.32 - Health Screening for School Entry)
(cf. 6713 - Education for Homeless Children)
(cf. 6173.1 - Education for Foster Youth)
(cf. 6173.2 - Education of Children of Military Families)
All resident students who are enrolling either in the school in their attendance area or in another district school shall be subject to the timelines established by the Board in BP/AR 5116.1 - Intradistrict Open Enrollment. Nonresident students may apply for interdistrict attendance in accordance with the timelines specified in applicable Board policies and administrative regulations.
(cf. 5116.1 - Intradistrict Open Enrollment)
(cf. 5117 - Interdistrict Attendance)
(cf. 5118 - Open Enrollment Act Transfers)
The Superintendent or designee may admit to the 9th grade those students who have graduated from 8th grade or who are recommended for promotion by their 8th grade principal as capable of profiting from high school instruction.
(cf. 5123 - Promotion/Acceleration/Retention)
Students who have not met promotion requirements from 8th grade may be considered for high school enrollment on a case-by-case basis.
The district will accept students transferring from another public or accredited high school. Others may be requested to demonstrate fitness for high school.
(cf. 5118 Transfers/Withdrawals)
Unless otherwise provided for in law, a student shall not be enrolled for less than the minimum school day. (Education Codes 48200 Compulsory Attendance Law and 46141-47 Minimum School Day)
The district will accept students transferring from private schools or private tutoring upon providing school records as required by law. These students may also be required to demonstrate subject matter mastery prior to placement in classes.
(cf. 1621 HomeBased Schooling)
Principals have the authority and responsibility of evaluating and interpreting transcripts.
The admission/registration process shall identify students with special needs such as learning disabilities, physical handicaps and English language limitations, in order to expedite programming and special services.
(cf. 0430 Comprehensive Local Plan for Special Education)
The Superintendent or designee shall maintain procedures which provide for the verification of all entrance requirements specified in law and Board policy.
46300 Computation of average daily attendance, inclusion of kindergarten and transitional kindergarten
46600 Agreements for admission of students desiring interdistrict attendance
48000 Minimum age of admission (kindergarten)
48002 Evidence of minimum age required to enter kindergarten or first grade
48010 Minimum age of admission (first grade)
48011 Admission from kindergarten or other school; minimum age
48200 Children between ages of 6 and 18 years (compulsory full-time education)
49076 Access to records by persons without written consent or under judicial order
49408 Information of use in emergencies
HEALTH AND SAFETY CODE
CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 5
200 Promotion from kindergarten to first grade
201 Admission to high school
CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 17
UNITED STATES CODE, TITLE 42
Transitional Kindergarten, Issue Brief, July 2011
OFFICE FOR CIVIL RIGHTS, U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION PUBLICATIONS
Dear Colleague Letter, May 6, 2011
California Department of Education: http://www.cde.ca.gov
Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education: http://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr
Policy EL DORADO UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
adopted: June 2, 1992 Placerville, California
revised: August 27, 2013