JEB - Entrance Age/Admission of Persons Not of School Age

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ENTRANCE AGE/ADMISSION OF PERSONS NOT OF SCHOOL AGE

 

            A child who will reach his or her fifth birthday on or before September 30 of the school year shall be eligible for enrollment in school. The superintendent shall disseminate information received from the State Superintendent of Public Instruction concerning the ages when children are required or eligible to attend school. This information shall be disseminated to parents of such children upon or prior to enrollment of such children in the public schools of the division.

 

            An individual who resides within the school division and is beyond school age (who has not reached his fifth birthday on or before September 30 of the school year or who has reached his or her 20th birthday on or before August 1st of the school year) may, at the discretion of the School Board, be admitted into the division schools. Such individuals may be charged tuition at the discretion of the School Board.

 

 

Adopted: 07/30/01; 08/24/06

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Legal Ref.:            Code of Virginia, 1950, as amended, §§ 22.1-1, 22.1-3, 22.1-5, 22.1‑199,

22.1-254.

 

 

 

 

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