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STATE OF OHIO
High School Program
57-EDU-13 dated 03/05/05
RELATED ACA STANDARDS:
DEPARTMENT OF REHABILITATION
June 22, 2006
RELATED AUDIT STANDARDS:
This policy is issued in compliance with Ohio Revised Code 5120.01 which delegates to the Director
of the Department of Rehabilitation and Correction the authority to manage and direct the total
operations of the Department and to establish such rules and regulations as the Director prescribes.
DRC 1361 (rev 4/01)
The purpose of this policy is to establish criteria for the effective development and operation of a
comprehensive high school program available to all eligible inmates in the Department of
Rehabilitation and Correction through the Ohio Central School System.
This policy applies to all persons employed by the Department of Rehabilitation and Correction,
independent contractors providing a service to the Department, and inmates. The procedures set
forth are specifically directed to those employees involved in providing a comprehensive high
school program to all eligible inmates.
Curriculum – A fixed series of studies that includes all the courses offered within the Ohio Central
School System or a particular program.
Education Management File (EMF) - An accurate and complete record pertaining to the educational
activity of each inmate. Copies of all documents related to an inmate’s education program will be
maintained in the Education Management File, except documents related to Special Education
High School Options Program – A program designed to allow those inmates who wish to graduate
from high school to complete their diploma at their parent institution, when an institutional high
school program is not available.
High School Program – A