HB17-1294

HB17-1294 - Counting ASCENT Program Students In Graduation Rate

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning counting a high school student who participates in the accelerating students through concurrent enrollment program in the enrolling education entity's high school graduation rate in the school year in which the student completes the high school graduation requirements.

The bill clarifies that a student who participates in the accelerating students through concurrent enrollment program, which allows the student to remain enrolled as a high school student while concurrently enrolling in postsecondary courses during the school year immediately following the student's twelfth-grade year, is counted in the enrolling school district's or institute charter school's graduation rate in the year in which the student completes the high school graduation requirements.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)

 

House Committees

Senate Committees

Latest update: June 5, 2017
06/05/2017 - Governor Signed
05/10/2017 - Signed by the Speaker of the House
05/10/2017 - Signed by the President of the Senate
05/10/2017 - Sent to the Governor
04/24/2017 - Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/21/2017 - Senate Second Reading Special Order - Passed - No Amendments
04/19/2017 - Senate Committee on Education Refer Unamended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
04/12/2017 - Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Education
04/10/2017 - House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/07/2017 - House Second Reading Passed - No Amendments
04/06/2017 - House Second Reading Laid Over Daily - No Amendments
04/03/2017 - House Committee on Education Refer Unamended to House Committee of the Whole
03/24/2017 - Introduced In House - Assigned to Education