13-1-12.1 Promulgation of rules on classification and accreditation of schools, preparation of certi...
Promulgation of rules on classification and accreditation of schools, preparation
of certified personnel, eligibility to receive state foundation aid, career and technical education, and
The South Dakota Board of Education shall promulgate rules pursuant to
chapter 1-26 to establish standards for the classification and accreditation of schools within this state,
to establish standards for preparation of certified personnel, to set forth procedures for determining
the eligibility of school districts to receive state foundation aid effective January 1, 1997, to adopt
policies and rules necessary to establish standards and procedures for career and technical education
and to establish curriculum requirements for a recommended high school program for all public and
nonpublic schools within the state. The recommended high school program shall include a rigorous
high school curriculum in both academic and career and technical courses. The requirements of the
recommended program shall be aligned to the academic content standards developed pursuant to
§ 13-3-48 and shall, at a minimum, include the content standards tested pursuant to § 13-3-55.
Source: SL 1995, ch 86, § 10; SL 1996, ch 99, § 3; SL 2004, ch 121, § 1; SL 2009, ch 86, § 2, eff.
July 1, 2013.