Grade Level Placement of Students
Grade level placement decisions are to be made in the best educational interests of students.
- The Principal shall:
- Consider the academic, social and physical development needs of the students when grade level placement decisions are made;
- Consult with the Superintendent or designate when considering the placement of a student to be in a grade level that is not at the subsequent grade level for the following school year; and
- Consult with parents when considering the placement of a student.
Sections 12, 18, 20, 22, 23, 39, 60, 61, 113 School Act
Ministerial Order 016/97 – Teaching Quality Standard
Practice Review of Teachers Regulation 4/99
Student Record Regulation 71/99
Student Evaluation Regulation 169/98
Student Evaluation Policy 2.1.2
Use and Reporting of Results on Provincial Assessments Policy 2.1.3
Board Policy 12 Role of the Superintendent
Revised January 2015