(105 ILCS 5/13B-60.10)
Before being enrolled in
an alternative learning opportunities program, the student and
each of his or her
parents or guardians, and, if the student is in the legal custody of the Department of Children and Family Services, the Department's Office of Education and Transition Services shall receive written notice to attend a conference to
determine if the student
would benefit from attending an alternative learning opportunities program.
The conference must
provide all of the information necessary for the student and parent or guardian
to make an informed
decision regarding enrollment in an alternative learning opportunities
The conference shall include a discussion of the extent to which the
student, if enrolled in the program, may participate in school activities.
No student shall
be enrolled in an alternative learning opportunities program without the
consent of the student's parent or guardian.
(Source: P.A. 102-199, eff. 7-1-22