507 – School Building Assignments

Resident Students. All resident students shall attend the school building in the building attendance area in which they reside, as designated by the Board of Directors, except that:

a. The administration may assign students to another building to adjust class size.

b. The administration may assign a student to another building for the educational benefit of the student.

c. If a student’s residence is changed to another building attendance area in the District during the school year, the student may complete the school year at the building he/she was attending, provided the administrative staff approves the arrangements made by the parents or guardians for transportation and attendance.

d. If a student’s residence will change during the school year to another building attendance area in the District, the student may start the school year in the building of his/her new residence, provided a letter is received from a realtor or other person verifying the family owns, has signed a valid offer to buy, or has signed a rental agreement for a residence in the new building attendance area and the administrative staff approves the arrangements made by the parents or guardians for transportation and attendance.

e. The administration may assign students to a building outside of the attendance area that has unique programming for the benefit of the student.

Nonresident Students. All nonresident students shall attend the school building as assigned by the administration.

Date of Revision: January 28, 2008

Legal References: 279.8, 279.11, 280.3, 280.14, 282.18, Code of Iowa; 281 I.A.C. 17.6(4)

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