The School Board of Miami-Dade County
Bylaws & Policies
Unless a specific policy has been amended and the date the policy was revised is noted at the bottom of that policy, the Bylaws and Policies of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools were adopted on May 11, 2011 and were in effect beginning July 1, 2011.


The School Board shall provide a free, appropriate, public education for students with disabilities according to State and Federal laws, rules, and regulations and shall implement the procedures document entitled Exceptional Student Education Policies and Procedures (SP & P), incorporated by reference.

F.S. 1001.41
F.S. 1001.42
F.S. 1002.20
F.S. 1003.01(3)
F.S. 1003.4156
F.S. 1003.428
F.S. 1003.57
F.S. 1003.5715
F.S. 1003.572
F.S. 1008.212
F.S. 1008.22
F.S. 1008.24
F.A.C. 6A-6.03011 through 6A-6.0970
Statewide Assessment for Students with Disabilities, F.A.C. 6A-1.0943
Florida Alternate Assessment Requirements, F.A.C. 6A-1.09430
Procedural Safeguards and Due Process Procedures for Parents and Students with Disabilities, F.A.C. 6A-6.03311
Procedural Safeguards for Exceptional Students Who Are Gifted, F.A.C. 6A-6.03313
Surrogate Parents, F.A.C. 6A-6.0333
Definitions, ESE Policies and Procedures, and ESE Administrators, F.A.C. 6A-6.03411
20 U.S.C. 1400 et seq.
20 U.S.C. 1401 et seq.
34 C.F.R. Part 300

Revised 4/18/12
Revised 1/15/14
Revised 6/17/15
Revised 12/19/18

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