Guidelines will conform to applicable state and federal law.
All disabled children will be accorded all rights as required by state and federal law. See also Wilkes County Board of Education policy 1730, Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disabilities.
Legal References: Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, 20 U.S.C. 1400 et. seq., 34 C.F.R. pt. 300; The Rehabilitation Act of 1973, 29 U.S.C. 706(8), 794, 34 C.F.R. pt. 104; The Americans With Disabilities Act, 42 U.S.C. 12134, 28 C.F.R. pt. 35; G.S. 115C, art. 9; 115C-391; Procedures Governing Programs and Services for Children with Special Needs, State Board Policy Number 10A100; Guidelines: Alternative Learning Programs, Public Schools of North Carolina, State Board of Education, April, 1997.
Cross References: Nondiscrimination on the Basis of Disabilities (Board of Education policy 1730)
Adopted: January 9, 2006