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OC 234/2018 - The Registered Independent Schools Regulations/Règlement sur les écoles indépendantes inscrites (Minister of Education)

Title: The Registered Independent Schools Regulations/Règlement sur les écoles indépendantes inscrites

Minister: Minister of Education

Summary: On September 1, 2018, these regulations (RRS E-0.2 Reg 27) will:

  • Strengthen registration requirements for all registered independent schools (sections 5 and 6);
  • Amend the requirements for letters of eligibility to clarify age requirements, timelines for expiration, and how they may be used (sections 18 and 19);
  • Repeal school accreditation requirements (former sections 28, 30, 31, 34, and 36);
  • Amend requirements for teachers to apply for accreditation (section 20); • Amend requirements for a school’s eligibility to provide credits (section 34);
  • Amend sections for the inspection of schools and provision of information to the Minister (sections 10, 23, 24);
  • Amend regulations to include a new section to outline the requirements and duties for principals (section 16);
  • Amend to include new sections to clarify the required grades of instruction and classification of pupils (sections 28 and 29);
  • Include new section to outline the requirements for the discipline of pupils (section 37);
  • Amend to correct the academic year and hours of instruction pursuant to requirements in The Education Act, 1995 and The Education Regulations, 2015 (section 25);
  • Amend to provide requirements concerning the location of the administrative offices and teachers providing instruction (section 30);
  • Provide transitional requirements for those schools who have previously met the registration and certification requirements (sections 5, 41, 42);
  • Clarify throughout the regulations that all certification requirements are now issued pursuant to The Registered Teachers Act.
See: The Education Act, 1995/ Loi de 1995 sur l'éducation, section 370

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