261C.3  Definitions.

As used in this chapter, unless the context otherwise requires:

1.  "Eligible postsecondary institution" means an institution of higher learning under the control of the state board of regents, a community college established under chapter 260C, or an accredited private institution as defined in section 261.9, subsection 1.

2.  "Eligible pupil" means a pupil classified by the board of directors of a school district, by the state board of regents for pupils of the school for the deaf and the Iowa braille and sight saving school, or by the authorities in charge of an accredited nonpublic school as a ninth or tenth grade pupil who is identified according to the school district's gifted and talented criteria and procedures, pursuant to section 257.43, as a gifted and talented child, or an eleventh or twelfth grade pupil, during the period the pupil is participating in the enrollment option provided under this chapter. A pupil attending an accredited nonpublic school shall be counted as a shared-time student in the school district in which the nonpublic school of attendance is located for state foundation aid purposes.

Section History: Recent form

  87 Acts, ch 224, § 37; 90 Acts, ch 1253, § 19; 91 Acts, ch 126, § 4; 92 Acts, ch 1110, § 2; 93 Acts, ch 69, § 1

Internal References

  Referred to in §15.363, 15.364, 85.61

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