Longview School District


Longview, WA, USA
Home or Hospital Instruction Policy 2165

Policy No. 2165



Upon request from a parent or an adult student, home or hospital instruction shall be provided to students who are unable to attend school for an estimated period of 4 weeks or more because of disability or illness. A written statement from a qualified medical practitioner verifying that the student will not be able to attend school for an estimated period of four weeks or more shall accompany the request. The district shall not pay for any costs incurred in securing the medical verification.

Legal References:

RCW   28A.155 Special Education
WAC   392-122-145 State Handicapped Program — Home and Hospital Care

Cross Reference:

Board Policy 2161 Special Education and Related Services for Eligible Students
Board Policy 2162 Education of Students with Disabilities Under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973


Adopted: December 14, 2009