Brown County Schools
357 East Main Street P.O. Box 38     Nashville, Indiana 47448     (812) 988.6601

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Brown County Schools Student Transfer Information

I. THE POLICY

It is the policy of Brown County Schools to enroll students from other public and private schools including home schools according to administrative procedures as outlined below. Brown County Schools has the responsibility to do everything possible to insure that all students are properly placed academically in regard to grade level and to meeting the requirements for a high school diploma as prescribed by the Board of School Trustees. Upon enrolling students, parents will be informed of the corporation policies and procedures on attendance, behavior, and communication that help to maintain academic progress.

II. DEFINITION OF ACCREDITED

A school will be considered accredited if it is accredited by the Indiana State Board of Education , or in the case of a school outside of Indiana, by the equivalent governmental agency in that jurisdiction.

III. ADMINISTRATIVE PROCEDURES


IV. COMPLAINT PROCEDURES


Any appeal from any determination concerning academic placement of a student may be directed first to the Superintendent and then, if need be, to the Board of School Trustees. The appeal must show, in writing, that the facts do not support the determination of the school's principal or that the recommended academic placement is not in the best interests of the child and school corporation.