Establishing Guidelines Governing Certain Provisions of the Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia (8 VAC 20-131-10 et. seq.)
Resolution Number 2000-18
November 30, 2000
WHEREAS, the Board of Education adopted revised Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia on July 28, 2000 that became effective September 28, 2000; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Education, in those standards, enacted provisions that require the Board to develop guidelines or procedures for schools to comply with the regulations; and
WHEREAS, the Board of Education has already adopted guidelines to govern several of the key provisions of the regulations; and
WHEREAS, a necessity exists that requires the Board of Education to prescribe additional guidelines for implementing the requirements of the regulations;
NOW THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the Board of Education adopts the guidelines document to assist local school officials with compliance with certain provisions of the Regulations Establishing Standards for Accrediting Public Schools in Virginia, effective immediately; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that some guidelines have been adopted by the Board of Education and that those guidelines will be incorporated into the final document published by the Department of Education for dissemination to local school divisions; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that copies of this resolution and the guidelines be transmitted to local school division superintendents for distribution to the schools in the various divisions as soon as practicable following adoption by the Board.
Adopted in Richmond, Virginia This 30th Day of November 2000.
Kirk T. Schroder, President
Board of Education
Adopted in the Minutes of the Virginia Board of Education
November 30, 2000