You are here: Home About APS Policies and Procedural Directives Policies Old Policies I.12 Instructional Credit Acceptance - November 2012 Revision

I.12 Instructional Credit Acceptance - November 2012 Revision

Note: This policy was revised in January 2013. We provide this revision for historic purposes only. Please refer to the current policy.

Albuquerque Public Schools shall maintain a rigorous instructional program for all its students and expects all students to meet the same standards for earned instructional credits.  The superintendent, or his/her designee, shall establish specific requirements for acceptance of an instructional credit from a non-Albuquerque Public Schools entity that guarantee the instructional credit was earned in a comparably rigorous environment, as outlined in administrative procedural directive.  Those non-Albuquerque Public Schools entities shall include, but are not limited to:

  • Public schools in other states
  • Private schools
  • Home school programs
  • State-authorized charter schools
  • Locally-authorized charter schools
  • Correspondence course providers
  • Non-accredited institutions

Administrative Position: Chief Academic Officer

Department Director: Executive Director of Curriculum/Executive Director of Instructional Accountability

References

Legal Cross Ref.:

  • 6. 30.8 NMAC
  • 6.29.1 NMAC

Board Policy Cross Ref.:

Procedural Directive Cross Ref.:

  • Transfer Credits

NSBA/NEPN Classification:

Introduced: September 11, 2012
Reviewed: October 9, 2012
Reviewed: November 13, 2012
Adopted: November 16, 2012

Document Actions
News
Holiday Wishes from Supt. Reedy
"However you choose to spend the winter break, I wish you happiness, comfort and rest – well-deserved rest."
Second Semester Calendar
Teachers and school staff return on Jan. 2. Second semester starts Jan. 3.
2018-19 School Calendar
The calendar approved by the Board of Education has students returning on Aug. 13, 2018, and wrapping up the school year on May 22, 2019. In addition, spring break aligns with UNM's for the first time in many years.
Sprint Provides Mobile Devices to 2,200 HS Students
The 1Million Project includes free wireless connectivity to help close the homework gap.
Albuquerque High Celebrates Renovated Digs
The city's oldest school recently celebrated a $14 million makeover.