The purpose of this policy is to provide a viable option that ensures students who are given short-term, out-of-school suspension shall continue to receive academic support while they are away from their schools. Upon return to school, they shall be able to make up any work missed to help maintain their academic standing. The availability of EPIC1 is dependent upon the financial ability of the School Board to support it.
- academic activities which support the Florida State Assessments;
- character education component;
- career exploration component; and
- opportunity for students to complete school-based assignments with instructional support.
F.S. 1006.07Revised December 5, 2017