Alternative Education Programs

Alternative Education Programs

Published: 8/16/2018 2:33 PM

Mission

Our mission is to provide guidance and assistance to Kentucky Alternative Education programs and ensure continuous improvement in instruction, practices and curriculum to help all Kentucky students to be college and career ready.  ​

Goals

Provide support services, technical assistance and resources to ensure state regulations are implemented 

Collect and analyze data for the purpose of continuous school improvement;

Collect evidence of best practices and research-based instructional methods;

Ensure all students have equitable access to district resources and qualified teachers; and

Review the program and district’s policies and procedures to ensure a successful transition from alternative programs to transferring schools.

Guidance

Frequently Asked Questions 

Guidance for 704 KAR 19:002, Alternative Education Programs in Kentucky
Alternative Education Programs/ILPA in Student Information System

 

KSBA Documents

KSBA Alternative Programs Sample Policy A09 4341
KSBA Alternative Education Sample Notification 09.4341 AP.21

Reports and Maps

Alternative Programs Annual Report (2015-16)
Alternative Programs Annual Report (2014-15)

Kentucky School Report Cards for alternative schools are now available for review through KDE's Open House.  These reports will assist with quality, accountability and awareness for our alternative programs in Kentucky.


Sherri Clusky
Office of Continuous Improvement and Support
Division of Student Success
300 Sower Blvd., 5th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4772
Fax (502) 564-7820
 

Related Resouces

Alternative Monitoring Tool Quality Indicators Rubric 

Alternative Programs of Distinction

Student Information System - Alternative Programs and ILPA

KECSAC - Kentucky Educational Collaborative for State Agency Children
KCSS - Kentucky Center for School Safety

National Dropout Prevention Center
Dual Credit Scholarship KDE website

Regulations/Statutes

704 KAR 19:002 - Alternative Education Programs

KRS 160.380 - Definition of an alternative education program
703 KAR 5:240 - Accountability administrative procedures and guidelines

KRS 158.135 - Reimbursement for school services of state agency children

505 KAR 1:080 - Kentucky Educational Collaborative for State Agency Children

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