San Ramon Valley USD | BP 5116.1 Students
Intradistrict Open Enrollment
A parent/legal guardian of a district student may request an intradistrict transfer. Following prescribed procedure, the request shall be made on the form provided by the district for that purpose. Each request shall be tendered to the principal of the school of residence setting forth reason(s) for the transfer.
The parent/guardians of each school age child who is a resident in the district may select the school the child shall attend, irrespective of the particular location of the parent/guardians' residence within the district, subject to the following limitations.
1. No student who currently resides in the attendance area of a school and attends that school shall be displaced by students transferring from outside the attendance area.
2. Enrollment in each school or program in the district shall be subject to each school's or program's capacity, as determined by the Board of Education.
It shall be the policy of the Board that parent requests for intradistrict transfers shall be honored if space is available and no extenuating conditions related to the child's enrollment exist. Applicants will be notified of the status of their request pursuant to Policy/Procedure 5231.
200 Prohibition against discrimination
35160.5 District policies; rules and regulations
35351 Assignment of students to particular schools
48200 Compulsory attendance
48204 Residency requirements for school attendance
48980 Notice at beginning of term
CODE OF REGULATIONS, TITLE 5
UNITED STATES CODE, TITLE 20
6316 Transfers from program improvement schools
7912 Transfers from persistently dangerous schools
CODE OF FEDERAL REGULATIONS, TITLE 34
200.36 Dissemination of information
200.37 Notice of program improvement status, option to transfer
200.39 Program improvement, transfer option
200.42 Corrective action, transfer option
200.43 Restructuring, transfer option
200.44 Public school choice, program improvement schools
200.48 Transportation funding for public school choice
Crawford v. Huntington Beach Union High School District, (2002) 98 Cal.App.4th 1275
ATTORNEY GENERAL OPINIONS
85 Ops.Cal.Atty.Gen. 95 (2002)
U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION NONREGULATORY GUIDANCE
Public School Choice, January 2009
Unsafe School Choice Option, May 2004
California Department of Education, Unsafe School Choice Option: http://www.cde.ca.gov/ls/ss/se/usco.asp
U.S. Department of Education, No Child Left Behind: http://www.nclb.gov
Policy SAN RAMON VALLEY UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
adopted: June 24, 2008 Danville, California
revised: March 22, 2016