Policy 2165 - Homebound, Hospital and Home Instruction

A student who will be absent from school for more than two (2) consecutive weeks because of health or physical impairment will be offered the services of a teacher or an aide in the home or hospital. Appropriate educational services may begin as soon as eligibility has been established with a written statement from a licensed medical examiner and a written parental or guardian request. Such students shall be included in calculating the average daily attendance.

Legal Reference:
I.C. § 33-1001 Definitions
I.C. § 33-1003A Calculation of Average Daily Attendance

Policy History:
First Reading: 11/26/02
Adopted on: 1/28/03