When removing students with disabilities from their regular school programs, whether as a result of a suspension, an expulsion, or any other removal covered by state and federal special education laws, it shall be the policy of Cape Elizabeth Schools to comply fully with all applicable state and federal special education laws that govern such removals.

The Superintendent of Schools, in consultation with the Director of Instructional Support and other school administrators, may develop and promulgate procedures for implementing this policy, and may from time to time amend those procedures as necessary.

Legal References: Me. Spec. Ed. Reg. ch. 101, XVII (2009); 34 C.F.R. § 300.101, .530 to .536 (2006)

ADOPTED: February 9, 1999
REVISED: November 14, 2000
April 8, 2008
December 11, 2012