Bill Summaries

Who filed report: Rebecca Scott

Bill Number: HB 0107

Bill Title: EARLY COLLEGE HIGH SCHOOLS

Bill Grade: A

Bill Sponsors: Rep. Peterson, Val L.

Bill Summary:

Distinguishes Early College High Schools as different from other charter schools by exempting them from the 180 school day requirement, allowing some minor changes in graduation requirements if appropriate, and allowing schools to contract with institutions of higher education to provide teaching to the high school.

Does the bill increase/decrease local control?: Pro-Local Control

How?: This bill seems to allow some minor additional flexibility for Early College High Schools.

Does it increase/decrease parental rights?: Neither

How?:

Does it help/hurt children?: Helps Children

How?: By providing some minor additional educational options for children in Early College High Schools.

Any conflicts of interest?:

Other comments:

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