EC(LOCAL) - SCHOOL DAY
Loss of class time
The District shall not remove a student from a regularly scheduled class for tutoring or test preparation for more than ten percent of the school days on which the class is offered without a parent's written consent.
The District shall limit nonacademic activities that interrupt and distract from the academic process and shall enforce the following restrictions:
Schoolwide or all-call announcements, other than emergency announcements, shall be made over the public address system only once during the school day.
Selling or solicitation shall not be permitted during class time. [For fund-raising activities, see FJ]
The daily program shall be established in accordance with the needs of the individual school, the District, and Texas Education Agency (TEA) guidelines.
All schools shall operate on a minimum seven-hour, 15-minute standard school day, including intermissions and recesses.
All kindergarten classes in the District shall operate on a full-day, full-year basis. [See EC(LEGAL) and FD(LEGAL)]
This policy shall be effective as of the adoption date, April 11, 2014.