Absences resulting from out-of-school suspensions are considered unexcused, and the same policy for make-up work applies. Full credit must be given for quarter, semester or grading period examinations in the case of short-term suspensions.
In accordance with the high school attendance plans, seniors will be exempt from non-State exams under the following parameters.
Year Long Courses:
As part of the individual school plan, based upon the needs at a particular school, the School Improvement Team may propose additional expectations for seniors that impact their ability to be exempt. Seniors and parents will receive notification by the school principal prior to the senior year of such school-specific expectations.
The principal (consistent with GS 115C-288) is responsible for the final determination of exam exemption eligibility.
Legal References: G.S. 115C-378, G.S. 115C-379, GS 115C-288
Adopted: March 1991
Revised: May 20, 1991
Revised: August 21, 1995
Revised: December 19, 2002
Revised: March 10, 2005
Revised: August 23, 2007
Revised: April 5, 2011