FDA(LOCAL) - ADMISSIONS: INTERDISTRICT TRANSFERS
The Superintendent is authorized to accept or reject any transfer requests, provided that such action is without regard to race, religion, color, sex, disability, national origin, or ancestral language.
A resident student who becomes a nonresident during the course of a school year shall be permitted to continue in attendance for the remainder of the school year.
A nonresident student wishing to transfer into the District shall file an application for transfer each school year with the Superintendent or designee. Transfers shall be granted for one regular school year at a time.
A nonresident District employee may request that his or her child be admitted into District schools by filing an application with the Superintendent or designee. Transfers shall be granted for one regular school year at a time, on a tuition-free basis.
Limited Open Enrollment
The Superintendent may designate an annual limited open enrollment period. The limited open enrollment period may be extended or reopened. A nonresident student wishing to transfer into the District shall file an application with the Superintendent or designee during the designated enrollment period. A transfer shall not be approved that would limit the educational opportunities of resident students.
In approving transfers, the Superintendent or designee shall consider availability of space and instructional staff and the student's disciplinary history and attendance records.
A transfer student shall be notified in the written transfer agreement that he or she must follow all rules and regulations of the District. Violation of the terms of the agreement may result in a transfer request not being approved the following year.
The District shall accept no responsibility for transportation of students transferring into the District.
If the District charges tuition, the amount shall be set by the Board, within statutory limits.
The Board may waive tuition for a student based on financial hardship upon written application by the student, parent, or guardian. [See FP]
The District may initiate withdrawal of students whose tuition payments are delinquent.
Any appeals shall be made in accordance with FNG(LOCAL) and GF(LOCAL), as appropriate.