Policy P7-17

Students who become pregnant may continue to attend school. The principal may require a physician's statement if in his/her opinion there is a question regarding continued school attendance.

Pregnant students may choose to continue their education by enrolling in a special program offered for pregnant students.

Legal Reference

U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare/Office for Civil Rights, Final Title IX Regulation Implementing Education Amendments of 1972 Prohibiting Sex Discrimination in Education (effective date: July 21, 1975). #86.40(b). Pregnancy and related conditions.

Adopted by School Board: September 17, 1974