121A.575 ALTERNATIVES TO PUPIL SUSPENSION.
Notwithstanding any law to the contrary and in accordance with sections
, after a school administration notifies a pupil of the grounds for suspension, the school
administration may, instead of imposing the suspension, do one or more of the following:
(1) strongly encourage a parent or guardian of the pupil to attend school with the pupil
for one day;
(2) assign the pupil to attend school on Saturday as supervised by the principal or the
principal's designee; and
(3) petition the juvenile court that the student is in need of services under chapter 260C.
History: 1Sp2005 c 5 art 2 s 32