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Glenbard Township High School District 87
Policy 6:110

Instruction

Programs for Students At Risk of Dropping Out of School and Graduation Incentives
Program

The Superintendent or designee shall develop, maintain, and supervise a program for students at risk of academic failure or dropping out of school. The program shall include education and support services that address individual learning styles, career development, and social needs, and may include without limitation one or more of the following:

1. Parent-teacher conferences

2. Counseling services by social workers and/or guidance counselor

3. Counseling services by psychologists

4. Psychological testing

5. Truants’ alternative and optional education programs

6. Alternative school placement

7. Community agency services

8. Alternative Learning Opportunities Program, in conformity with the Alternative Learning Opportunities Law, as it may be amended from time-to-time

9. Graduation Incentives Program

10. Remediation Program

Any student who is below the age of 20 years is eligible to enroll in a graduation incentives program if
he or she:

1. Is considered a dropout according to State law;

2. Has been suspended or expelled;

3. Is pregnant or is a parent;

4. Has been assessed as chemically dependent;

5. Is enrolled in a bilingual education or LEP program.


LEGAL REF.: 105 ILCS 5/2-3.41, 5/2-3.64, 5/2-3.66, 5/13B-1, et seq., 5/26-2a, 5/26-13, and 5/26-14.

CROSS REF.: 6:280 (Grading and Promotion), 6:300 (Graduation Requirements), 7:70 (Attendance and Truancy)

ADOPTED:     December 8, 1997

REVISED:       October 24, 2005

REVIEWED:    January 17, 2006

REVIEWED:    April 9, 2012

REVISED:       May 21, 2012