Each board that has identified children at risk under s.
25.03 shall provide for all of the following:
(1) Designate a staff person who will be
responsible for developing the district plan required under s.
(3) Provide that all work-based learning
experiences and other similar programs and activities taking place outside the
school for which pupils receive academic credit under the district plan,
including those programs or curriculum modifications authorized under s.
(d), Stats., and instruction and pupil
support services contracted for under s.
(c) 1 and 2., Stats., are supervised by
departmentally licensed teachers or other licensed school personnel.
(4) Ensure that in grades 9 through 12
curriculum modifications and alternative education programs provided for
children at risk are designed to allow pupils to meet the high school
graduation requirements under s.
Stats., and ch. PI 18.
each pupil and his or her parent in writing whenever the pupil has been
identified as a child at risk. The notice shall include all of the following:
(a) The name and telephone number of a person
the parent or pupil can contact regarding the school district's
(b) A description of the
(c) A statement
that the pupil is eligible to be enrolled under the district plan to serve
children at risk.
(d) A description
of the at risk programs available and how the pupil may participate in a
specific program if more than one program is offered as part of the district
(e) A statement to inform the
parent that he or she may select one or more programs in which the pupil will
be enrolled, if the pupil meets the prerequisites for the specific program
(f) Describe the
procedure for requesting that the pupil be enrolled in the specific at risk
program selected by the parent. The request shall be in writing, by signature
on a district-provided form, or be given verbally to the person responsible for
enrolling the pupil in the program. This person shall record the date and time
of a verbal request and whether this request was made in person or by
(g) Identify the process
that a parent may use if the parent disagrees with the planned
(6) Enroll the
pupil in the at risk program upon the request of the pupil or the pupil's
parent. If the board makes available more than one at risk program, the board
shall enroll the pupil in the district program selected by the pupil or the
pupil's parent if the pupil meets the prerequisites for that program.
(7) Ensure that the special education and
related services needs of a child with a disability, as defined in s.
Stats., are first addressed in the child's individualized education program
developed pursuant to s.
Stats., whenever that child is also eligible to be served in a children at risk
Wis. Admin. Code Department of Public Instruction § PI 25.04
Cr. Register, October,
1994, No. 466, eff. 11-1-94; CR 01-119: renum. (1), (a), (b), (c), (d), and (e)
to be (intro.), (1), (3), (4), (5) and (7) and am. (1), (3), (4), (5), and (7),
cr. (6), r. (2) Register May 2002 No. 557, eff.