325R - High School Equivalency Requirements

Students are eligible for waiver of compulsory attendance requirements through participation in a high school equivalency preparation program under the following conditions: 
  1. The student is at least sixteen (16) years of age.

  2. An educational plan is developed during a meeting with the student, the student’s parents or guardians, and the principal or principal’s designee which includes:

    1. Career guidance counseling;

    2. Mandatory enrollment in a general educational development program with an attendance requirement that provides for reporting of student nonattendance by the program administrator to the principal; and,

    3. Counseling on the economic impact of failing to complete high school.
Students approved for waiver of compulsory attendance requirements through participation in a high school equivalency preparation program who fail to comply with the conditions of their educational plan shall be deemed to have forfeited the compulsory attendance waiver. 


Adopted: July 6, 1999 
Amended: July 1, 2014