FNE(LOCAL) - STUDENT RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: PREGNANT STUDENTS

Pregnant students have the right to continue their education during pregnancy [see FB] and may choose to exercise that right by:

Remaining in the regular school program.

Participating in any other special program the District may provide for pregnant students. [See EHBC and EHBD]

The student may also choose to request a leave of absence. Such request shall be accompanied by a licensed physician's certification that the leave is a medical necessity. Students who avail themselves of this option are exempt from compulsory attendance during the period certified by the physician as necessary for the leave of absence.

Alief ISD

FNE(LOCAL)-A

UPDATE 40

DATE ISSUED: 7/8/1991