Foreign exchange students must reside in the district or must apply for enrollment under provisions of the enrollment option statutes.


No foreign exchange student will be enrolled in the district until the foreign exchange student has provided the district with all records and information requested by the district. Foreign exchange students must also comply with any health requirements imposed by state or other governing laws and according to district policies.


Foreign exchange students must not have graduated from high school (or an equivalent educational institution) prior to enrollment in the district.


Foreign exchange students completing twelfth grade in the district will be provided with an honorary diploma. If a foreign exchange student wishes to receive a District High School Diploma, the student must make application to the school principal at the time of enrollment, and must successfully complete district graduation requirements.


Legal Reference:                       Neb. Statute 79-215


Cross Reference:                      502      Student Attendance

                                                508      Student Health and Well-Being



















Policy                                                                           COLUMBUS PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Adopted:   9/11/06                                                       Columbus, Nebraska