section .0300 - TESTING PROGRAMS



(a)  All public school students enrolled in the grades for which the SBE adopts a test, including every child with disabilities, shall participate in the testing program.

(b)  Each LEA shall develop plans to provide and shall provide remedial services to students enrolled in Grade 9 or above who fail any of the competency reading or mathematics tests or a portion of the multiple choice or performance computer skills tests, or who are identified as having a high risk of failing. The LEA shall design the plan to meet the needs of individual students. The LEA shall provide these students at least one opportunity each school year up to and including the last month of the twelfth grade to take any part of the tests that the student has not yet passed. A student who attains a passing score, as defined in 16 NCAC 06D .0503, on a portion of the tests shall not be required to retake that portion of the test.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 115C-12(9)c.;

Eff. July 1, 1986;

Amended Eff. January 2, 2006; August 1, 1999; January 2, 1998; June 1, 1996.