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Rock Ridge/Independence Eligibility FYI

A message from ROCK RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL

The following summary is provided for students currently attending RRHS who have questions regarding transfer and eligibility for the 2019-2020 school year.

Current RRHS 9th Grader (2018-2019)

Current 9th grade students will be expected to attend their zoned school for the 2019-2020 school year. However, students may follow policy (School Board Policy 8-20) specific to applying for special permission and attending under-enrolled schools. Both RRHS and IHS will be under-enrolled for the 2019-2020 school year.

VHSL Eligibility

Current RRHS 9th grade students zoned for IHS will remain eligible for all VHSL activities/athletics. Likewise, current RRHS 9th grade students who receive special permission, through Policy 8-20, to remain at RRHS next year will also remain eligible for all VHSL activities/athletics.

Current RRHS 9th grade students zoned for RRHS next fall (2019-2020 school year) will sit for 365 days if they apply for special permission to attend IHS.

Transportation

LCPS bus transportation is not provided for students who are granted have applied for special permission.

 

Current RRHS 10th Grader (2018-2019)

Current 10th grade students, zoned to attend for IHS, can request to be ‘grandfathered’ to remain at RRHS. Information about the online ‘grandfathering’ survey has been emailed and mailed to all eligible families; if you have questions about the survey process, please call LCPS Planning Services at 571.252.1050.

VHSL Eligibility

Current 10th grade students ‘grandfathered’ to remain at RRHS will remain eligible for all VHSL activities/athletics.

Transportation

LCPS bus transportation will not be provided for current 10th grade students grandfathered to remain at RRHS.

 

Current RRHS 11th Grader (2018-2019)

Current 11th grade students remain at RRHS for 2019-2020 as IHS will not have a senior class for the 2019-2020 school year.

VHSL

Not applicable.

Transportation

LCPS bus transportation will be provided for current 11th graders whether in the IHS or RRHS zone.

 

Questions about VHSL eligibility? Please contact Mr. Patrick McNanley at patrick.mcnanley@lcps.org.

Questions about the current 10th and 11th grade ‘grandfathering’ surveys? Please contact LCPS Planning Services at 571.252.1050 or lcpsplan@lcps.org.