Parental Rights Under No Child Left Behind (NCLB)
rights under NCLB
Premier Charter School is required to inform you of certain
information that you, according to The No Child Left Behind Act of
2001 (Public Law 107-110), have the right to know. Upon your
request, SLCS is required to provide to you in a timely manner, the
- Whether the teacher has met state qualification and licensing
criteria for the grade levels and subject areas in which the
teacher provides instruction.
- Whether the teacher is teaching under emergency or other
provisional status through which state qualification or licensing
criteria have been waived.
- Whether your child is provided services by paraprofessionals
and, if so, their qualifications.
- What baccalaureate degree major the teacher has and any other
graduate certification or degree held by the teacher, and the field
of discipline of the certification.
In addition to the information that parents may request,
districts must provide to each individual parent:
- Information on the achievement level of the parent's child in
each of the state academic assessments as required under this part;
- Timely notice that the parent's child has been assigned, or has
been taught for four or more consecutive weeks by, a teacher who is
not highly qualified
Homeless Assistance Act
McKinney-Vento is the primary piece of federal legislation
dealing with the education of children and youth experiencing
homelessness in U.S. public schools. It was reauthorized as Title
X, Part C, of the No Child Left Behind Act in January 2002.
Please contact the school if you have questions or need support