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c. destitution in the home
d. church ordinances
e. instruction in private, parochial, or other school
f. instruction in the home or other approved place
g. Transferring from another county or state without an approved kindergarten pro-
h. residence more than two miles from school or school bus route
The test shall measure both mental and physical competencies. A student scoring at
or above the 45 percentile on the current state-adopted test for kindergarten and who success-
fully scores 17 on the Gross Motor and Fine Motor sections of the DIAL Screening Test shall
be permitted to enter first grade. The test must be administered and scored prior to the stu-
dent's first day of school in his/her required attendance area.
Approved by Harrison County Board of Education Effective Date: September 17, 2002 Re-
vised: March 2, 2004, October 6, 2009