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Policy Date: 04/08/2008Download Policy Now
ASD File: JEB
AUBURN SCHOOL DISTRICT
AGE OF ENTRANCE
A student may enter grade one if his/her chronological age will be six before September 30 of the year of entering school. A child entering kindergarten must be five years of age on or before September 30.
A birth certificate must be presented upon registration as proof of the date of birth.
Incoming transfer students in grades 2-8, inclusive, will be initially placed in accordance with the data forwarded by the sending district. Such placement is tentative and subject to reassignment by the Superintendent of Schools or his/her designee.
Incoming transfer students in grade one will only be initially admitted to grade one if their chronological age will be six before December 31 of the year of entering school or if previously enrolled in grade one in another public school district. Such placement is tentative and subject to reassignment by the Superintendent.
Legal Reference: RSA 193:1
Adopted: April 17, 1980
Adopted: January 30, 2001
Revised: June 13, 2006
Revised: April 8, 2008