280.29 ENROLLMENT OF CHILDREN IN FOSTER CARE -- TRANSFER OF EDUCATIONAL RECORDS. In order to facilitate the educational stability of children in foster care, a school district, upon notification by an agency of the state that a child in foster care is transferring into the school district, shall provide for the immediate and appropriate enrollment of the child. A school district or an accredited nonpublic school, upon notification by an agency of the state that a child in foster care is transferring from the school district or accredited nonpublic school to another school district or accredited nonpublic school, shall promptly provide for the transfer of all of the educational records of the child not later than five school days after receiving the notification.
Section History: Recent Form
2009 Acts, ch 120, §5