Brockton Public Schools
School Committee Policy
EXCLUSIONS AND EXEMPTIONS FROM SCHOOL ATTENDANCE - JHD
Denial of Admission
Denial of admission means the withholding of the privilege of enrolling in a school of the Brockton Public Schools.
The following shall be the grounds for denial of admission to school or diversion to an appropriate alternative program:
- Graduation from the twelfth grade of any school or receipt of any document evidencing completion of the equivalent of a secondary curriculum;
- Failure to meet the requirements of age by a student who has reached the age of six years at a time after the beginning of the school year, as fixed by the School Committee as provided in Massachusetts General Laws;
- Not being a resident of Brockton Public Schools and the Brockton Public Schools has opted not to participate in the School Choice Law;
- Failure to comply with the provisions of the Massachusetts School Entry Immunization Law.
APPROVED: June 4, 2019
LEGAL REFS: M.G.L. 71:37H; 76:12; 76:12A; 76:12B
603 CMR 26:00