2165 Policy – Home or Hospital Instruction

Upon request from a parent or an adult student, home or hospital instruction will be provided to students who are unable to attend school for an estimated period of 4 weeks or more because of disability or illness. A written statement from a qualified medical practitioner verifying that the student will not be able to attend school for an estimated period of four weeks or more will accompany the request. The district will not pay for any costs incurred in securing the medical verification.













Approved By: Greg Baker
Adopted/Previous Revisions: 07/29/14
Updated: 07/29/14
Superintendent or Board Approved: Superintendent Approved
Legal References: Content

RCW 28A.155, Special Education

WAC 392-122-145, State special education program — Home and/or hospital care —Extended


WAC 392-172A-02100, Home/hospital instruction