2007 ORS 329.085¹
Assessment of schools and school districts required
  • report
  • standards

(1) To facilitate the attainment and successful implementation of educational standards under ORS 326.051 (Board functions) (1)(a) and 329.025 (Characteristics of school system), the State Board of Education or its designee shall assess the effectiveness of each public school, public charter school and school district. The findings of the assessment shall be reported to the school or school district within six months.

(2) The board shall establish the standards, including standards of accessibility to educational opportunities, upon which the assessment is based.

(3) On a periodic basis, the board shall review school and school district standards and credit and performance requirements. The board shall seek public input in this process. [Formerly 326.755; 1995 c.660 §10a; 1997 c.17 §1; 2007 c.858 §6]

Note: The amendments to 329.085 (Assessment of schools and school districts required) by section 6, chapter 858, Oregon Laws 2007, first apply to the 2008-2009 school year. See section 41, chapter 858, Oregon Laws 2007. The text that applies prior to the 2008-2009 school year is set forth for the user’s convenience.

329.085 (Assessment of schools and school districts required). (1) To facilitate the attainment and successful implementation of educational standards under ORS 326.051 (Board functions) (1)(a), 329.025 (Characteristics of school system) and 329.035, the State Board of Education or its designee shall assess the effectiveness of each public school district. The findings of the assessment shall be reported to the school district within six months.

(2) The board shall establish the standards, including standards of accessibility to educational opportunities, upon which the assessment is based.

(3) On a periodic basis, the board shall review existing standards and, after public hearings and consultation with local school officials, shall adopt by rule a revised set of standards.

Chapter 329

Notes of Decisions

Oregon Educa­tional Act for 21st Century does not facially violate students' rights under First Amend­ment to United States Constitu­tion. Tennison v. Paulus, 144 F3d 1285 (9th Cir. 1998)

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 329—Oregon Educational Act for the 21st Century; Educational Improvement and Reform, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­329.­html (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2007, Chapter 329, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­329ano.­htm (2007) (last ac­cessed Feb. 12, 2009).
 
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