Criteria for semester exam exemptions are:
1. A student is eligible for exemption if he or she has a 90 semester average with no more than four (4) absences in a course or the student has maintained an 80 semester average with no more than two (2) absences per semester.
2. The student can have no more than one (1) ISI discipline incident and no OSS.
3. All absences are counted toward exemption. This includes parent notes, doctor excuses and unexcused absences. Principal has discretion to allow exemptions under extenuating circumstances.
Absences: All absences are counted toward exemption with the exception of hospitalization and outpatient procedures. Emergency room visits may not qualify. This includes parent notes, doctor excuses, and unexcused absences. See JCSD School Board Policies IHA and IHAA.