Section J - Students
Regulation Title: Entrance Age Requirements
Regulation Code: JEB-R
Lead Department: Academic Excellence
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Determining Competency for Entrance to High School
Upon request for admission to high school, a student who has not obtained an eighth-grade certificate of promotion and is under sixteen (16) years of age must show competency in the standards of reading, writing, mathematics, science, and social studies as adopted by the State Board of Education and as determined by a District assessment instrument. The assessment instrument will be based upon the standards adopted by the State Board of Education and TUSD. The instrument will be prepared or selected by, and the result will be verified by, a certificated person chosen by the Superintendent or designee.
Reviewed: January 6, 2006 (Friday Report)