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BP 6185 Homebound Instruction

KPBSD Policy Manual

BP 6185

Instruction
HOMEBOUND INSTRUCTION

Homebound instruction shall be provided to all District students when it is determined that a student will be absent continuously from school for a medically diagnosed illness or disability that prevents their attendance for a period of at least three (3) weeks.

  1. A 504 plan will be developed by the school intervention/assistance team.
  2. An instructional program will be developed by the homebound instructor, regularly assigned classroom instructor(s), parent/guardian and the student.
  3. As a general rule, students will receive five (5) hours of direct instruction per week.
  4. Homebound instructors wages shall be the equivalent hourly rate for certificated or noncertificated teacher substitutes.
  5. Homebound instructors shall receive mileage reimbursement directly related to the development and delivery of instructional services. The mileage rate shall be the current approved rate.

KENAI PENINSULA BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT
Adoption Date: 1/16/06