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TITLE 19EDUCATION
PART 2TEXAS EDUCATION AGENCY
CHAPTER 101ASSESSMENT
SUBCHAPTER BBCOMMISSIONER'S RULES CONCERNING GRADE ADVANCEMENT AND ACCELERATED INSTRUCTION
RULE §101.2019Credit for High School Graduation

(a) Students who have been retained in Grade 8 in accordance with the grade advancement testing requirements may earn course credit for high school graduation during the next school year in subject areas other than the required courses in the subject area which caused the student to be retained.

(b) The school board of each district and each charter school may establish a policy that provides for the placement of retained students in an age-appropriate learning environment. In accordance with local grade configurations for elementary, middle, and high school campuses, this policy may specify the age by which a retained student should be placed on the next level campus even though not yet promoted to the grade of that campus.


Source Note: The provisions of this §101.2019 adopted to be effective May 26, 2002, 27 TexReg 4337

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