Middle School Promotion Ceremonies And Activities
Students must complete all district adopted promotion requirements prior to participation in promotion ceremonies and activities; plans to complete said requirements at a later date are not sufficient.
The Superintendent or designee shall identify other school-sponsored awards which may be given out during promotion ceremonies. A separate awards program may be held to recognize students receiving other school and non-school awards.
Students may not participate in promotion ceremonies if there are outstanding debts at the date and time of said ceremonies.
Students may not participate in a school’s promotion ceremony unless enrolled at that school at the date and time established for determining the promotion roster.
Students are not eligible to participate in a school’s promotion ceremonies if they have been subject to suspension or expulsion proceedings on the date of the activities.
Eighth Grade Promotion Ceremony Eligibility
Eighth grade promotion ceremony requirements:
Students must meet these requirements in order to participate in any promotion ceremony or 8th grade end-of-year activities.
Any student who does not complete one of the aforementioned competencies may request a hearing before the Promotion Ceremony Review Panel. This panel will consist of the student, parent(s)/guardian(s), teacher(s) and an administrator. This panel will review the advisability of differential standards based on assessed need. Students identified as RSP or Special Day Class will meet standards as established through their Individual Learning Plan (IEP). English Learners must demonstrate adequate yearly progress through multiple assessment measures, i.e. CELDT, textbook assessments, and writing samples.
Regulation KINGS CANYON UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT
approved: April 20, 1998 Reedley, California
revised: August 16, 2005
revised: June 5, 2007
revised: June 23, 2009