San Mateo-Foster City SD | AR 5111.2 Students
Nonresident Foreign Students
Nonimmigrant students who are in the United States with an F-1 visa are, by definition, nonresidents.
Students in the United States with an F-1 visa designation are, by definition, non-residents. Public schools still must provide education to all school age students who reside within their boundaries, whether or not they are legal residents. See AR5111.1 - District Residency.
F-1 visa students: an F-1
J-1 visa students: AJ-1 visa student
In addition to fulfilling all other requirements for school entry, the student shall submit evidence that he/she has been fully immunized in accordance with California law.
(cf. 5141.31 - Immunizations)
In accordance with law, the Superintendent or designee shall retain and, when required, report to DHS any records for nonimmigrant foreign students required for the operation of the SEVP. Upon request, he/she also shall furnish to DHS representatives other records maintained by the district for nonimmigrant foreign students. (8 CFR 214.3)
(cf. 5125 - Student Records)
The Superintendent or designee shall ensure that any individual dealing with enrollment of nonimmigrant foreign students is trained on the use of the Student Exchange Visitor Information System.
(cf. 4131 - Staff Development)
(cf. 4231 - Staff Development)
(cf. 4331 - Staff Development)
UNITED STATES CODE, TITLE 8
1184 Foreign students
1372 Reporting requirements, nonimmigrant foreign students
CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS, TITLE 8
214.3 Petition for school approval
214.4 Withdrawal of school approval
CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS, TITLE 22
41.61 Students; academic and nonacademic
CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION LEGAL ADVISORIES
0319.97 Amendments to F-1 Student Visa Requirements, LO: 1-97
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE PUBLICATIONS
Foreign Students (F-1) in Public Schools
U.S. Department of Homeland Security, Student and Exchange Visitor Program: http://www.ice.gov/sevis
U.S. Department of State: http://travel.state.gov/visa/temp/types/types_1269.html#1
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement: http://www.ice.gov
Regulation SAN MATEO-FOSTER CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
approved: June 5, 2014 Foster City, California