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Department of Education
State Board of Education
[REPEALED] Regulations for Conducting Division-Level Academic Reviews [8 VAC 20 ‑ 700]
Division-Level Academic Reviews
General Information
Action Summary HB1294 enacted by the 2004 General Assembly amended ' 22.1-253.13:3 of the Code to include the following provision: “When the Board of Education has obtained evidence through the school academic review process that the failure of schools within a division to achieve full accreditation status is related to division level failure to implement the Standards of Quality, the Board may require a division level academic review. After the conduct of such review and within the time specified by the Board of Education, each school board shall submit for approval by the Board a corrective action plan, consistent with criteria established by the Board and setting forth specific actions and a schedule designed to ensure that schools within its school achieve full accreditation status. Such corrective action plans shall be part of the relevant school division's six-year improvement plan pursuant to § 22.1-253.13:6. The legislation also required the Board to promulgate regulations to implement the provisions of this act to be effective within 280 days of its enactment.”
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Associated Mandates Promulgate Regulations: division level academic review
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
2928 Emergency/NOIRA Stage complete. Emergency regulation expired on 02/15/2006.
3420 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/11/2006.
3889 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/15/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Dr. Margaret N. Roberts  / Office of Policy & Public Affairs
Address: Post Office Box 2120
101 N. 14th St., 25th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219
Email Address:
Phone: (804)225-2540    FAX: (804)225-2524    TDD: ()-

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