Policy # R 7.0: Opportunities of Choice

Policy # R 7.0: Opportunities of Choice

Policy Title: Opportunities of Choice
Policy Level: R 7.0
Date Approved: Wksn Date: 2-13-03; First Reading: 8-07-03; Approved: 9-04-03

It is the policy of the I.S.D. 834 Board of Education that, within the financial constraints of the I.S.D. 834, barriers be eliminated that may inhibit higher student achievement. This includes barriers that may limit school choice, course selection, co-curricular involvement. A process shall be established to permit access to choice without excessive parent and student effort.

Rationale: All students, regardless of gender, personal characteristics, backgrounds or physical challenges, shall have the same opportunities to choice of schools, courses and co-curricular activities.