JEDA - Truancy

Code: JEDA
Adopted: 8/13/97                                                                                                                Revised/Readopted: 11/16/22                                                                                                                              Orig. Code: JEDA

"Truancy" is defined as absence from school without permission.

The superintendent will develop procedures whereby those students who are considered truant may be subject to the following penalties: detention; suspension; and/or ineligibility to participate in athletics or other activities[1].

These procedures will be published annually for students, staff and parents.


Legal Reference(s)

ORS 339.040 - 339.090
ORS 339.240                                                                                                                                                          ORS 339.250
OAR 581-021-0050 to -0075

Expulsion may not be used to address truancy. (ORS 339.250(2)(c)(B))