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November 14, 2023, Organization of the Board with Oath of Office & School Board Meeting
Title
Board Policy 5421.01 Grade Forgiveness (NEW)
Meeting Date(s)
Public Hearing - 11/14/2023
Information - 11/14/2023
Consent after Information - 12/12/2023
Consent Type
With Prior Information
Discussion

The purpose of the proposed NEW policy is to ensure compliance with all applicable federal and state laws, Florida State Board of Education Rules, Board policies, administrative rules, procedures, and guidelines. In addition, the proposed revisions promote transparency and accountability.

  • This policy is being created to clarify the procedures regarding grade forgiveness for students in grades 6-12 taking high school courses, and other changes in compliance with applicable Florida law.

This new policy does encompass the suggested language from NEOLA.

Recommendation

Proposed School Board Policy 5421.01 is currently being proposed and will appear before the School Board on the dates indicated below:

  • Work Session – 10/24/23
  • Rule Development (Public Hearing) – 11/14/23
  • School Board Meeting Information – 11/14/23
  • School Board Meeting Approval – 12/12/23

Effective Date – upon approval

Authority for Action
F.S. 1003.4282
Involves Expenditure of Funds Directly in the Classroom
No
Source of Funding
Financial Impact
FY Amount Budgeted Fund Cost Center Project Function Object Program
                 
Legal Counsel Review
Yes - Review Date: 10/02/2023
Contact
Tara Harris, Assistant Superintendent, Curriculum and Instruction x11411
Attachments
542101-with-cover-pages-for-upload-new-hyperlink.pdf
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