Right to Participate in Graduation Ceremonies

The State Director of Special Education’s office sent out notice last week reminding schools and communities about graduation ceremony participation rights:

“As graduation day approaches, we would like to remind you that California Education Code (EC) sections 56390–56392 allows students with disabilities to participate in graduation ceremonies and activities. They may participate whether or not they have completed all state and local graduation requirements for a diploma or certificate or document of educational achievement.”

Read more here: Participation in Graduation Ceremonies and Activities