Board Policy 7000 Students

ATTENDANCE

1.1 Attendance 7110

1.1.1 Comprehensive Student Attendance Policy 7111

1.2 Age of Entrance 7120

1.2.1 Screening of New School Entrants 7121

1.2.2 Absence for Religious Observance and/or Education 7122

1.3 Attendance Areas 7130

1.3.1 Non-Resident Students 7131

1.3.2 Postgraduate and/or Student Tuition 7132

1.3.3 Education of Homeless Children and Youth 7133

1.4 Involuntary Transfer of Students 7140

1.4.1 Safe Public School Choice Option to Students Who Are Victims of a Violent Criminal Offense 7141

1.5 Educational Services for Married/Pregnant Students 7150

1.5.1 Equal Educational Opportunities 7151

1.6 School Census 7160

STUDENT PROGRESS

2.1 Student Evaluation 7210

2.1.1 Provision of Interpreter Services to Parents Who Are Hearing Impaired 7211

2.1.3 Response to Intervention 7213

2.2 Graduation Requirements 7220

2.2.1 Early Graduation 7221

2.2.2 Credential Options for Students with Disabilities 7222

2.2.3 Graduation Awards - Valedictorian and Salutatorian 7223

                   2.2.3(i) Student Awards 7223.1

2.2.4 Appeal of a Regents Examination Grade 7224

2.2.5 Appeal for an Exemption of a Passing Score on a Required Regents Examination 7225

2.2.6 Diplomas for Exchange Students 7226

2.3 Dual Credit for College Courses 7230

2.4 Student Records: Access and Challenge 7240

2.4.l Release of Information to the Noncustodial Parent 7241

2.4.2 Student Directory Information 7242

2.4.3 Military Recruiters' Access to High School Students and Information on Students 7243

2.5 Drop-Outs 7250

STUDENT CONDUCT

3.1 School Conduct and Discipline 7310

         3.1(i) Class Activity Exclusion 7310.1

3.1.1 Loss or Destruction of District Property 7311

3.1.2 Student Dress Code 7312

3.1.2(i) Jewelry - Physical Education Class 7312.1

3.1.3 Suspension of Students 7313

3.1.4 Student Use of Computerized Information Resources 7314

3.1.5 Student Use of Personal Technology 7315

3.1.6 Teacher Removal of Disruptive Students from the Classroom 7316

3.1.7 Use of Time Out Rooms 7317

3.2 Alcohol, Drugs and Other Substances 7320

3.3 Searches and Interrogations 7330

3.3.1 Police Interrogations and Investigations 7331

3.4 Bus Rules and Regulations 7340

3.5 Corporal Punishment 7350

3.6 Weapons in School 7360

3.6.1 Gun-Free Schools 7361

STUDENT ACTIVITIES

4.1 Extracurricular Activities 7410

4.1.1 Censorship of School Sponsored Student Publications and Activities 7411

4.2 Sports and the Athletic Program 7420

4.2.1 Admission to Athletic Events 7421

4.3 Contests for Students, Student Awards and Scholarships 7430

4.4 Musical Instruments 7440

4.5 Fund Raising by Students 7450

4.6 School Clubs and Organizations 7460

4.6.1 Student Membership in the National Honor Society 7461

4.7 Serving or Consumption of Alcoholic Beverages 7470

STUDENT WELFARE

5.1 Student Health Services

5.1.1 Immunization of Students 7511

5.1.2 Student Health Appraisals 7512

5.1.3 Prescriptive Medication/Medication to Students During School Hours 7513

5.1.4 Health Records 7514

5.1.5 Use of Inhalers in Schools 7515

5.1.6 Students with Serious and/or Life Threatening Medical Conditions 7516

5.1.7 Private Duty Nurses 7517

5.2 Accidents 7520

5.3 Child Abuse Outside the Educational Setting 7530

          5.3(i) Child Abuse in the Educational Setting 7530.1

5.3.1 Sexual Harassment (Students) 7531

5.4 Suicide 7540

5.5 Dignity for All Students Act 7550

         5.52 Student Gender Identity Policy 7552

5.6 Notification of Release of Sex Offenders 7560

5.7 Protection of Pupil Rights Amendment 7570

5.8 Constitutionally Protected Prayer in the Public Schools 7580

STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

6.0.4 Prereferral Intervention Strategies in General Education 7604

6.0.5 Least Restrictive Environment 7605

6.1 Special Education: District Plan 7610

6.1.1 Children with Disabilities 7611

6.1.2 Grouping by Similarity of Needs 7612

6.1.3 The Role of the Board in Implementing a Student's Individualized Education Program 7613

6.1.4 Preschool Special Education Program 7614

6.1.5 Temporary Placement of Students with Disabilities 7615

6.2 Students with Disabilities Participating in School District Programs 7620

6.2.1 Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 7621

6.3 Appointment and Training of CSE and CPSE Members 7630

6.4 Student Individualized Education Program 7640

6.4.1 Transition Services 7641

6.4.2 Twelve Month Special Services and/or Programs 7642

6.4.3 Tutorial Instruction Services 7643

6.5 Identification and Register of Children with Disabilities 7650

6.6 Surrogate Parents 7660

6.6.1 Due Process Rights for Parents of Children With Disabilities 7661

6.7 Impartial Hearing Officer 7670

6.7.1 Pendency—Student's Placement During Due Process Hearings 7671

6.8 Independent Educational Evaluations 7680

6.9 Special Education Mediation 7690

6.9.5 Declassification of Students with Disabilities 7695