Bill Text: VA SB934 | 2020 | Regular Session | Introduced

Bill Title: English language learner students, certain; removal from certain calculations.

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)

Status: (Introduced) 2020-01-14 - Assigned Education sub: Public Education [SB934 Detail]

Download: Virginia-2020-SB934-Introduced.html
Offered January 10, 2020
A BILL to require the Board of Education to permit certain English language learner students to be removed from certain non-academic school performance indicator calculations.
Patron-- Favola
Referred to Committee on Education and Health

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of Virginia:

1. §1. The Board of Education shall permit any English language learner student who enters high school with an English language proficiency level of 1 or 2, has been enrolled in public schools in the Commonwealth for fewer than four semesters, and has a final four-year cohort status of dropout or unconfirmed to be removed from the calculation of the dropout rate and graduation and completion index non-academic school performance indicators for English language learner students under the Standards of Accreditation.