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JF - Student Enrollment Requirements

Upon initial enrollment of a student in the Albuquerque Public Schools, the student and/or parent/legal guardian shall present the student’s birth certificate or other satisfactory evidence of the student’s age to the district.

Upon initial enrollment, the student and/or parent/legal guardian shall provide the district with evidence that the student is in compliance with immunization requirements under New Mexico state statute.

Each year the student and/or parent/legal guardian shall provide evidence of residency within the Albuquerque Public Schools district, to ensure the student attends the school in the attendance boundary area in which they reside.  Students who are homeless and are provided protections under federal law shall be required to follow appropriate enrollment procedures as outlined in federal law.

Administrative Position:

  • Assistant Superintendent for School and Community Support

Department Director:

  • Director of Student, School and Community Service Center

References

Legal Cross Ref.:

  • §22-8-2 NMSA 1978
  • §22-12-2 NMSA 1978
  • §24-5-1 NMSA 1978
  • §24-5-1 to §24-5-6 NMSA 1978

Board Policy Cross Ref.:

Procedural Directive Cross Ref:

NSBA/NEPN Classification: JF, JLCB

Reviewed: January 17, 1990
Revised: February 20, 1996
Revised: April 2001
Reviewed: September 13, 2010
Reviewed: October 11, 2010
Revised: November 3, 2010
Reviewed: March 18, 2013
Revised: April 3, 2013

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