Escondido Union ESD | BP 5126 Students
Awards For Achievement
The Board of Education encourages excellence as a goal for all students and wishes to publicly recognize students for unique or exemplary achievements in academic, athletic, extracurricular, or community service activities.
(cf.5121 - Grades/Evaluation of Student Achievement)
(cf. 5127 - Elementary/Middle School Promotion Exercises)
(cf. 6142.4 - Service Learning/Community Service Classes)
Student awards may include verbal recognition, a letter, a certificate, a board resolution, a public ceremony, trophy, gift, plaque, or cash gift.
The superintendent or designee shall develop criteria for the selection of student award recipients.
In order to affirm the value of bilingualism and encourage students' enrollment in world language programs, the superintendent or designee may present awards at appropriate grade levels to recognize the pursuit and/or attainment of grade-level proficiency in one or more languages in addition to English.
35160 Authority of governing boards
35310-35319 Scholarship and loan funds
44015 Awards to employees and students
51243-51245 Credit for private school foreign language instruction
51450-51455 Golden State Seal Merit Diploma
CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 5
876 Golden State Seal Merit Diploma
1632 Credit for private school foreign language instruction
CSBA: http://www csba.org
California Department of Education, Golden State Seal Merit Diploma: http://www.cde.ca.gov/ta/tg/sr/meritdiploma.asp
Californians Together: http://www.californianstogether.org
Policy ESCONDIDO UNION SCHOOL DISTRICT
adopted: January 25, 1990 Escondido, California
revised: January 18, 2007
revised: October 27, 2016
revised: September 12, 2019