Section 6 - Instruction

  • Special Programs

    Policy 6:150

    Home and Hospital Instruction

    A student absent from school for more than 2 consecutive weeks because of health or physical impairment will be provided the services of a certified teacher in the home or hospital. Appropriate educational services shall begin as soon as eligibility has been established with a written statement from a licensed medical examiner and a written parental or guardian request filed in the office of the Superintendent.

    Instructional time will be provided for a minimum of 5 clock hours per week on days when school is normally in session. Periodic conferences will be held between appropriate school personnel, parent(s)/guardian(s) and hospital staff to coordinate course work and facilitate the student's return to school.


    LEGAL REF.:


    Rules and Regulations to Govern the Administration and Operation of Special
    Education, 23 Ill. Admin. Code § 226.355.
    105 ILCS 5/10-22.6a.


    ADOPTED:

     

    May 20, 2002