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Education Legislation

Academic Affairs: Providing leadership and guidance to our district and schools in pursuit of academic excellence as we collectively address the unique educational needs of all students.

House Bill 149

High school students may enroll in an eligible participating postsecondary institution and earn dual-credits (high school & college).  

House Bill 175

The Georgia Online Clearinghouse provides students with access to high-quality academic and career-oriented courses aligned to state and national standards through a variety of online providers.

House Bill 251

HB 251 (Public School Choice) has been waved under the Georgia Flexibility Option SWSS/IE2.

McKinney-Vento Act

Homeless children who reside within the school district are entitled to a free, appropriate public education.

Senate Bill 10

The Georgia Special Needs Scholarship provides parents of students with disabilities enrolled in Georgia public schools with an active IEP the opportunity to transfer their children to another public school or to a state approved private school in Georgia.

Senate Bill 289

Districts must allow students to take a course offered through the Georgia Virtual School even if the course is offered at the student’s local school. 

E-Verify

SCCPSS has an official agreement (ID#46507), effective July 3, 2007, with the U.S Department of Homeland Security, U.S Citizenship and Immigration Services, Employment Eligibility Verification Program. 

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