EHBL(LEGAL) - SPECIAL PROGRAMS: HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY

Authorization For Program

Operation of Program

Annual Review

Student Eligibility

Court-Ordered

The student has been ordered by a court under Family Code 65.103, or by the Texas Juvenile Justice Department, to:

Participate in a preparatory class for the high school equivalency examination; or

Take the high school equivalency examination administered under Education Code 7.111; or

Student at Risk

The following conditions are satisfied:

The student is at least 16 years of age at the beginning of the school year or semester;

The student is a student at risk of dropping out of school [see EHBC];

The student and the student's parent or guardian agree in writing to the student's participation; and

At least two school years have elapsed since the student first enrolled in ninth grade and the student has accumulated less than one-third of the credits required to graduate under the minimum graduation requirements of a district.

Education Code 29.087(d); 19 TAC 89.1403

State Assessment

Each state assessment instrument required for the student's applicable grade or cohort prior to entering the program; and

Each state assessment instrument required for the student's applicable grade or cohort during the period in which the student is enrolled in the program.

High School Equivalency Testing

19 TAC 89.1409(c), (d)

Extracurricular Participation

Stratford ISD

EHBL(LEGAL)-P

UPDATE 108

DATE ISSUED: 5/29/2017