DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION
AUXILIARY SERVICES FOR NONPUBLIC SCHOOLCHILDREN
(By authority conferred on the state board of education by section 622 of Act No. 269 of
the Public Acts of 1955, as added by Act No. 343 of the Public Acts of 1965, being
S340.622 of the Michigan Compiled Laws)
R 340.291 Definitions.
Rule 1. As used in section 622 and these rules:
(a) "School district" means both local and intermediate school districts.
(b) "Shall provide" means shall make available.
(c) "Equal basis" means that the services shall be made available at the nonpublic
school to nonpublic schoolchildren during the established regular public school day.
The proportionate share of services provided to children attending nonpublic schools
shall be based upon a formula which considers the number of children attending
nonpublic school in a school district that need such services in relation to the number
of children attending public school in such school district that need such services and
are receiving them.
(d) "In attendance in the elementary and high school grades at nonpublic schools" means
that a public school district providing any of the services to its resident children in
attendance within the district shall provide the same and equal services to nonpublic
children in attendance within the school district boundaries.
(e) "Nonpublic school" means a school not operated by the public school district which
nonpublic school is providing instruction in the elementary or secondary grades, or both,
to pupils regularly enrolled in compliance with compulsory education laws in this state.
History: 1979 AC.
R 340.292 Auxiliary services description.
Rule 2. Auxiliary services include the following:
(a) Health and nursing services and examinations consist of all those activities in the
field of physical and mental health which are not direct instruction and consist of
medical, dental, psychiatric and nurse services in the nature of examination, evaluation,
and diagnosis which shall be provided for children enrolled in school and for children
in anticipation of their enrollment for the first time.
(b) Street crossing guard service consists of the employment of a person whose
responsibility is the safety of children at street crossings.
(c) National defense education act testing services shall be in accordance with
sections 270 and 272 of Act No. 269 of the Public Acts of 1955, as amended, being
SS340.270 and 340.272 of the Michigan Compiled Laws, and pursuant to section
503A, Title V, Public Law 85-864.