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Updating application requirements for the academic acceleration incentive program (Santos, Harris)

Addresses eligibility for advanced courses in mathematics, science, or computer science and equitable access to dual credit opportunities.

EFFECTS OF CHANGES MADE BY 1ST SUBSTITUE:
(1) Reinstates the district eligibility requirements for AAIP grants. (2) Allows high schools to apply for academic acceleration grants.

EFFECT OF SENATE FLOOR AMENDMENT
(1) Includes in grant priorities high schools that have not previously received AAIP grants. (2) During the 2018-19 and 2019-20 school years only, school districts may expend a portion of the district's LAP allocation to develop a Dropout Early Warning and Intervention Data System.

Hearing Date: Monday, February 19, 2018 -- 1:30 pm

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=6135&Chamber=Senate&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)