Code of Maine Rules
05 - DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
071 - EDUCATION - GENERAL
Chapter 125 - BASIC APPROVAL STANDARDS: PUBLIC SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL ADMINISTRATIVE UNITS
Section 071-125-6 - SCHOOL REVIEWS AND INSPECTIONS

Current through 2023-52, December 27, 2023

6.01 Procedure

The Commissioner shall review or inspect a school administrative unit as provided in this section, and annually review educational programs for juveniles in corrections facilities. Any report written for the Commissioner as part of a review or inspection shall be presented to the school board in a public meeting, unless the privacy rights of personnel or students require that portions of the report be presented in executive session.

6.02 School Reviews

The Commissioner will initiate a comprehensive review of a school administrative unit when student performance in a school indicates that a review is warranted.

6.03 School Inspections

The commissioner shall inspect a school or schools in a school administrative unit and report the findings and recommendations to the school board, addressing the concerns of the petition in light of applicable school approval standards, when:

A. Petitioned by 60% of the parents of the children in one school in the school administrative unit;

B. Petitioned by 20% of the registered voters of the school administrative unit; or

C. Requested in writing by the school board or by the superintendent.

Disclaimer: These regulations may not be the most recent version. Maine may have more current or accurate information. We make no warranties or guarantees about the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the information contained on this site or the information linked to on the state site. Please check official sources.
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.