|NE||Signed into law 05/2013||P-12||Change in Kindergarten Cut-Off Age|
L.B. 410 - School Entrance
The cutoff date remains five years on or before July 31 of the calendar year in which the school year for which the child is seeking admiss...
|TN||Signed into law 05/2012||P-12||Kindergarten Age|
Sets kindergarten entrance age. Children entering kindergarten shall be five years of age on or before August 31 for the 2013-2014 school ye...
|HI||Signed into law 06/2010||P-12||School Entry Barred After Age 20|
Repeals portion of section 302A-1134 that barred a student age 17 or older from entering grade 9, and that barred a student age 18 or older ...
|IL||Signed into law 01/2010||P-12||Professional Development for Department of Human Services Staff; 1st Grade Start Age for Certain Students|
Requires the department of human services to operate a comprehensive professional development system called the Gateways to Opportunity prog...
|WI||Signed into law 10/2009||P-12|
Beginning on September 1, 2011, a school board may not enroll a child in the first grade in a school in the school district, including in a ...
|ND||Signed into law 08/2009||P-12||Entrance Ages, Upper Statutory Age|
Modifies 15.1-06-01. Changes the cut-off date for enrollment in grade one from September first to August first. For kindergarten, the cut-of...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2007||P-12||Compulsory School Age|
Requires a person having custody or control of a child who is below the compulsory school age but enrolled in kindergarten in a public schoo...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2007||P-12||Upper Statutory Age for a Student with Disabilities|
In the definition of children with disabilities, provides that an eligible student who requires continued public school educational experien...
|OR||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||Defines "Person in Parental Relationship"|
Defines "Person in parental relationship" as an adult who has physical custody of a child or resides in the same household as the child, int...
|NC||Signed into law 06/2007||P-12||School Admission Requirements|
Modifies school admission requirements. Moves cut-off date for enrollment to August 31 from October 16.
|TX||Signed into law 05/2007||P-12||Permitting Attendance of Students to Age 26|
Permits students who are at least 21 years of age and under 26 years of age on the first day of September of any school year to be eligible ...
|WA||Signed into law 04/2007||P-12||Alternative Pathways to a Diploma|
Finds that the state's commitment to providing a basic education for all public school students under the age of twenty-one should continue ...
|AR||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||kindergarten entrance age|
Lowers the age of enrollment in kindergarten in public school from 5 by September 1 in 2009-2010, for the 2010-2011 school year
the cutoff a...
|SD||Signed into law 03/2007||P-12||Kindergarten Attendance|
Amends 13-28-2 to read: Any child who is five years old on the first day of September is eligible for enrollment in kindergarten during that...
|NV||Adopted 01/2006||P-12||Maximum Age for a High Schooler|
Establishes rules regarding maximum age for a high school pupil in Nevada -- to allow for basic support apportionment for pupils who are ove...
|CO||Signed into law 04/2005||P-12||High School Dropout Parental Notice|
Requires districts to provide written notification to parents of a high school dropout who is not subject to compulsory education laws. Stat...
|IL||Signed into law 01/2005||P-12||School Code|
Amends the Children with Disabilities Article of the School Code to allow a child with a disability who has completed four years of high sch...
|IL||Signed into law 08/2004||P-12||Compulsory School Age; Alternative Education|
Increases the compulsory school age from 16 to 17 years of age, with exceptions. Provides that certain provisions that apply to truant offic...
|IL||Signed into law 07/2004||P-12||Student Enrollment|
Amends the School Code. Allows a school or school district to deny enrollment to a student 16 years of age or older for one semester for fai...
|KS||Signed into law 05/2004||P-12|
|Compulsory Attendance Exemption for Concurrently Enrolled Students|
H.B. 2795 (multiple provisions)
Section 1: Allows student age 16 or 17 to be exempt from compulsory attendance requirements if student is regularly enrolled in a school and...
|RI||Signed into law 07/2003||P-12||First Grade Entrance Age|
This act would provide that a child, who has or will have completed six (6) years of life on or before September 1, rather than December 1, ...
|ME||Signed into law 05/2003||P-12||Enrollment Age EligibilitySAME AS: 592|
Regards age eligibility for enrollment in a public secondary school; authorizes the Commissioner of Education to waive on a case-by-case bas...
|MS||Signed into law 03/2003||P-12||Minimum Compulsory School Age|
Provides that the Compulsory School Attendance Law shall apply to any 5-year-old as of September 1st of an academic year, and who is already...