Kent City Community Schools
Bylaws & Policies


The Board of Education recognizes the need to provide alternative means by which students achieve the goals of the District.

An optional plan to meet the recognized educational needs of a student shall be approved by the Superintendent. The Superintendent shall prepare a plan of educational options for use in meeting special needs.

Such options may include, but not be limited to, tutorial program, independent study, summer school, early college entrance, internet, digital broadcasting, or satellite course work offered by the school or any regionally accredited college or Michigan Virtual High School.

Credit may be granted to the student upon complete evaluation of the program. The credit shall be placed on the student transcript. The amount of credit counting toward graduation shall comply with the District graduation requirements.

M.C.L.A. 380.1481, 388.1621(b)

Revised 10/9/00