An Applied Studies Diploma shall be awarded to each qualified student who successfully completes the requirements set forth in his/her Individualized Educational Program (IEP), but does not meet the requirements for a diploma set forth in the Standards of Quality and the Standards of Accreditation.


The School Board will notify parents of qualified students with disabilities who have an IEP and who fail to meet the requirements for graduation of the right to a free and appropriate education to age 21, inclusive, pursuant to Va. Code §22.1-213 et seq.