Escondido Union HSD | AR 5126 Students
Awards For Achievement
The Superintendent or designee may appoint an awards committee at each school to consider student accomplishments. This committee may consist of school administrators, teachers, parents and/or community members.
The committee shall submit recommendations for student awards to the Superintendent or designee for approval.
Individual awards in excess of $200 must be expressly approved by the Governing Board. (Education Code 44015)
Golden Seal Merit Diplomas
To be eligible to receive the Golden State Seal Merit Diploma upon high school graduation, a student shall complete all requirements determined by the State Board of Education and/or the California Department of Education. (Education Code 51451, 51452; 5 CCR 876)
The Superintendent or designee shall maintain appropriate records to identify students who are eligible for the merit and shall affix an insignia to the diploma and transcript of each student awarded the merit diploma. (Education Code 51454)
The Superintendent or designee shall affix an insignia to the diploma and transcript of each student awarded the honors diploma. (Education Code 51454)
State Seal of Biliteracy
The State Seal of Biliteracy is established to recognize high school graduates who have attained a high level of proficiency in speaking, reading, and writing in one or more languages in addition to English.
The State Seal of Biliteracy certifies attainment of a high level of proficiency by a graduating high school pupil in one or more languages, in addition to English, and certifies that the graduate meets criteria determined by the State Board of Education and/or the California Department of Education
Regulation ESCONDIDO UNION HIGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
approved: May 17, 2016 Escondido, California