505.6 Early Graduation


Students may graduate prior to the completion of grade twelve if the course work required for graduation under board policy 505.5 – Graduation Requirements – has been fulfilled.  In such cases, the student must have a request signed by the student and parent on file in the principal’s office before the end of the first semester.

It shall be the responsibility of the superintendent, in conjunction with the principal, to develop administrative regulations regarding this policy.




Legal Reference:                    Iowa Code §§279.8; 280.3(2013).

                                                281 Iowa Admin. Code 12.2; .5