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JHD:  EXCLUSIONS AND EXEMPTIONS FROM SCHOOL ATTENDANCE

 

Denial of Admission

 

Denial of admission means the withholding of the privilege of enrolling in a school of the District.

 

The following shall be the grounds for denial of admission to school or diversion to an appropriate alternative program:

 

Graduation from the twelfth grade of any school or receipt of any document evidencing completion of the equivalent of a secondary curriculum;

 

Failure to meet the requirements of age by a student who has reached the age of six years at a time after the beginning of the school year, as fixed by the School Committee as provided in Massachusetts General Laws;

 

Having been expelled during the same school year from this District or any district in the Commonwealth;

 

Not being a resident of the District and the District has opted not to participate in the School Choice Law;

 

Failure to comply with the provisions of the Massachusetts School Entry Immunization Law.

 

 

SOURCE: MASC

 

LEGAL REFS.:            M.G.L.  71:37H; 76:12; 76:12A; 76:12B

603 CMR 26:00

 

Adopted on:     April 10, 2008

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