As used in this chapter:
(A) "College" means any state-assisted college or university described in section 3333.041 of the Revised Code, any nonprofit institution holding a certificate of authorization pursuant to Chapter 1713. of the Revised Code, any private institution exempt from regulation under Chapter 3332. of the Revised Code as prescribed in section 3333.046 of the Revised Code, and any institution holding a certificate of registration from the state board of career colleges and schools and program authorization for an associate or bachelor's degree program issued under section 3332.05 of the Revised Code.
(B) "School district," except as specified in division (G) of this section, means any school district to which a student is admitted under section 3313.64, 3313.65, 3313.98, or 3317.08 of the Revised Code and does not include a joint vocational or cooperative education school district.
(C) "Parent" has the same meaning as in section 3313.64 of the Revised Code.
(D) "Participant" means a student enrolled in a college under the post-secondary enrollment options program established by this chapter, including a student who has been excused from the compulsory attendance law for the purpose of home instruction under section 3321.04 of the Revised Code.
(E) "Secondary grade" means the ninth through twelfth grades.
(F) "School foundation payments" means the amount required to be paid to a school district for a fiscal year under Chapter 3317. of the Revised Code.
(G) "Tuition base" means the formula amount specified in section 3317.02 of the Revised Code for the applicable fiscal year .
(H) "Educational program" means enrollment in one or more school districts, in a nonpublic school, or in a college under division (B) of section 3365.04 of the Revised Code.
(I) "Nonpublic school" means a chartered or nonchartered school for which minimum standards are prescribed by the state board of education pursuant to division (D) of section 3301.07 of the Revised Code.
(J) "School year" means the year beginning on the first day of July and ending on the thirtieth day of June.
(K) "Community school" means any school established pursuant to Chapter 3314. of the Revised Code that includes secondary grades.
(L) "STEM school" means a science, technology, engineering, and mathematics school established under Chapter 3326. of the Revised Code.
Amended by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.
Amended by 129th General AssemblyFile No.28, HB 153, §101.01, eff. 6/30/2011.
Amended by 128th General AssemblyFile No.9, HB 1, §101.01, eff. 7/17/2009.
Effective Date: 04-03-2003; 06-30-2005; 2007 HB119 06-30-2007