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5.28 Children of Military Families

5.28 Children of Military Families

The School Board of Okeechobee County

Chapter 5.00: Students

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CHILDREN OF MILITARY FAMILIES

POLICY

I. The District shall recognize the provisions of the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunities for Military Children and shall address the educational transition issues faced by military families.

II. Assistance to children of military families, as defined in the Compact, shall include but not be limited to:

A. Enrollment and eligibility;

B. Educational records;

C. Placement;

D. Attendance; and

E. Graduation

III. The Superintendent shall develop procedures to assist students who are children of military families and to remove barriers to educational success.

STATUTORY AUTHORITY:

1001.41, 1001.42, F.S.

LAWS IMPLEMENTED:

1000.36,1001.43, 1003.05, F.S.

STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION RULES:

6A-10.040, 6A10.041

HISTORY:

Adopted:

10/09/2007

Revision Date(s):

08/21/2012

Formerly:

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