Utah Administrative Code

The Utah Administrative Code is the body of all effective administrative rules as compiled and organized by the Division of Administrative Rules (see Subsection 63G-3-102(5); see also Sections 63G-3-701 and 702).

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Table of Contents for Title R277

Title R277. Education, Administration.

As in effect on October 1, 2019

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  1. R277-100. Definitions for Utah State Board of Education (Board) Rules. (Download the RTF file)
  2. R277-101. Public Participation in Utah State Board of Education Meetings. (Download the RTF file)
  3. R277-104. ADA Complaint Procedure. (Download the RTF file)
  4. R277-106. Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission Appointment Process. (Download the RTF file)
  5. R277-107. Educational Services Outside of an Educator's Regular Employment. (Download the RTF file)
  6. R277-108. Annual Assurance of Compliance by Local School Boards. (Download the RTF file)
  7. R277-109. Legislative Reporting and Accountability. (Download the RTF file)
  8. R277-110. Educator Salary Adjustment. (Download the RTF file)
  9. R277-113. LEA Fiscal and Auditing Policies. (Download the RTF file)
  10. R277-114. Corrective Action and Withdrawal or Reduction of Program Funds. (Download the RTF file)
  11. R277-115. LEA Supervision and Monitoring Requirements of Third Party Providers and Contracts. (Download the RTF file)
  12. R277-116. Audit Procedure. (Download the RTF file)
  13. R277-120. Licensing of Material Developed with Public Education Funds. (Download the RTF file)
  14. R277-121. Board Waiver of Administrative Rules. (Download the RTF file)
  15. R277-122. Board of Education Procurement. (Download the RTF file)
  16. R277-210. Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission (UPPAC), Definitions. (Download the RTF file)
  17. R277-211. Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission (UPPAC), Rules of Procedure: Notification to Educators, Complaints and Final Disciplinary Actions. (Download the RTF file)
  18. R277-212. UPPAC Hearing Procedures and Reports. (Download the RTF file)
  19. R277-213. Request for Licensure Reinstatement and Reinstatement Procedures. (Download the RTF file)
  20. R277-214. Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission Criminal Background Review. (Download the RTF file)
  21. R277-215. Utah Professional Practices Advisory Commission (UPPAC), Disciplinary Rebuttable Presumptions. (Download the RTF file)
  22. R277-216. Surrender of License with UPPAC Investigation Pending. (Download the RTF file)
  23. R277-301. Educator Licensing. (Download the RTF file)
  24. R277-303. Educator Preparation Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  25. R277-304. Teacher Preparation Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  26. R277-305. School Leadership License Areas of Concentration and Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  27. R277-308. New Educator Induction and Mentoring. (Download the RTF file)
  28. R277-322. LEA Codes of Conduct. (Download the RTF file)
  29. R277-400. School Facility Emergency and Safety. (Download the RTF file)
  30. R277-401. Child Abuse-Neglect Reporting by Education Personnel. (Download the RTF file)
  31. R277-402. School Readiness Initiative. (Download the RTF file)
  32. R277-404. Requirements for Assessments of Student Achievement. (Download the RTF file)
  33. R277-406. Early Literacy Program and Benchmark Reading Assessment. (Download the RTF file)
  34. R277-407. School Fees. (Download the RTF file)
  35. R277-409. Public School Membership in Associations. (Download the RTF file)
  36. R277-410. Accreditation of Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  37. R277-412. State Capitol Visit Program. (Download the RTF file)
  38. R277-415. School Nurses Matching Funds. (Download the RTF file)
  39. R277-417. Prohibiting LEAs and Third Party Providers from Offering Incentives or Disbursement for Enrollment or Participation. (Download the RTF file)
  40. R277-418. Distance, Blended, Online, or Competency Based Learning Program. (Download the RTF file)
  41. R277-419. Pupil Accounting. (Download the RTF file)
  42. R277-420. Aiding Financially Distressed School Districts. (Download the RTF file)
  43. R277-421. Out-of-State Tuition Reimbursement. (Download the RTF file)
  44. R277-422. State Supported Voted Local Levy, Board Local Levy and Reading Improvement Program. (Download the RTF file)
  45. R277-424. Indirect Costs for State Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  46. R277-426. Definition of Private and Non-Profit Schools for Federal Program Services. (Download the RTF file)
  47. R277-433. Disposal of Textbooks in the Public Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  48. R277-436. Gang Prevention and Intervention Programs in the Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  49. R277-437. Open Enrollment. (Download the RTF file)
  50. R277-438. Dual Enrollment. (Download the RTF file)
  51. R277-444. Distribution of Money to Arts and Science Organizations. (Download the RTF file)
  52. R277-445. Classifying Small Schools as Necessarily Existent. (Download the RTF file)
  53. R277-454. Construction Management of School Building Projects. (Download the RTF file)
  54. R277-459. Teacher Supplies and Materials Appropriation. (Download the RTF file)
  55. R277-460. Distribution of Substance Abuse Prevention Account. (Download the RTF file)
  56. R277-461. Elementary School Counselor Grant Program. (Download the RTF file)
  57. R277-462. School Counseling Program. (Download the RTF file)
  58. R277-463. Class Size Average and Pupil-Teacher Ratio Reporting. (Download the RTF file)
  59. R277-468. Parent/Guardian Review of Public Education Curriculum and Review of Complaint Process. (Download the RTF file)
  60. R277-469. Instructional Materials Commission Operating Procedures. (Download the RTF file)
  61. R277-471. School Construction Oversight, Inspections, Training and Reporting. (Download the RTF file)
  62. R277-472. Charter School Student Enrollment and Transfers and School District Capacity Information. (Download the RTF file)
  63. R277-474. School Instruction and Sex Education. (Download the RTF file)
  64. R277-475. Patriotic, Civic and Character Education. (Download the RTF file)
  65. R277-477. Distributions of Funds from the Trust Distribution Account and Administration of the School LAND Trust Program. (Download the RTF file)
  66. R277-479. Funding for Charter School Students With Disabilities on an IEP. (Download the RTF file)
  67. R277-480. Charter School Revolving Account. (Download the RTF file)
  68. R277-483. LEA Reporting and Accounting Requirements. (Download the RTF file)
  69. R277-484. Data Standards. (Download the RTF file)
  70. R277-485. Loss of Enrollment. (Download the RTF file)
  71. R277-486. Professional Staff Cost Program. (Download the RTF file)
  72. R277-487. Public School Data Confidentiality and Disclosure. (Download the RTF file)
  73. R277-488. Dual Language Immersion Program. (Download the RTF file)
  74. R277-489. Kindergarten Entry and Exit Assessment - Early Intervention Program. (Download the RTF file)
  75. R277-490. Beverley Taylor Sorenson Elementary Arts Learning Program (BTSALP). (Download the RTF file)
  76. R277-491. School Community Councils. (Download the RTF file)
  77. R277-492. Utah Science Technology and Research Initiative (USTAR) Centers Program. (Download the RTF file)
  78. R277-493. Kindergarten Supplemental Enrichment Program. (Download the RTF file)
  79. R277-494. Charter, Online, Home, and Private School Student Participation in Extracurricular or Co-curricular School Activities. (Download the RTF file)
  80. R277-495. Electronic Devices in Public Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  81. R277-496. K-3 Reading Software Licenses. (Download the RTF file)
  82. R277-497. School Accountability System. (Download the RTF file)
  83. R277-498. Grant for Math Teaching Training. (Download the RTF file)
  84. R277-499. Seal of Biliteracy. (Download the RTF file)
  85. R277-500. Educator Licensing Renewal, Timelines, and Required Fingerprint Background Checks. (Download the RTF file)
  86. R277-502. Educator Licensing and Data Retention. (Download the RTF file)
  87. R277-503. Licensing Routes. (Download the RTF file)
  88. R277-504. Early Childhood, Elementary, Secondary, Special Education (K-12), and Preschool Special Education (Birth-Age 5) Licensure. (Download the RTF file)
  89. R277-505. Education Leadership License Areas of Concentration and Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  90. R277-506. School Psychologists, School Social Workers, School Counselors, Communication Disorders (Audiologists), Speech-Language Pathologists, and Speech-Language Technicians Licenses and Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  91. R277-507. Driver Education Endorsement. (Download the RTF file)
  92. R277-508. Employment of Substitute Teachers. (Download the RTF file)
  93. R277-509. Licensure of Student Teachers and Interns. (Download the RTF file)
  94. R277-511. Academic Pathway to Teaching (APT) Level 1 License. (Download the RTF file)
  95. R277-512. Online Licensure. (Download the RTF file)
  96. R277-513. Teacher Leader. (Download the RTF file)
  97. R277-514. Deaf Education in Public Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  98. R277-515. Utah Educator Professional Standards. (Download the RTF file)
  99. R277-516. Professional Standards and Training for Non-licensed Employees and Volunteers. (Download the RTF file)
  100. R277-518. Career and Technical Education Licenses. (Download the RTF file)
  101. R277-519. Educator Professional Learning Procedures and USBE Credit. (Download the RTF file)
  102. R277-520. Appropriate Licensing and Assignment of Teachers. (Download the RTF file)
  103. R277-521. National Board Certification Reimbursement. (Download the RTF file)
  104. R277-522. Entry Years Enhancements (EYE) for Quality Teaching - Level 1 Utah Teachers. (Download the RTF file)
  105. R277-523. Teacher Salary Supplement Program. (Download the RTF file)
  106. R277-524. Paraprofessional/Paraeducator Programs, Assignments, and Qualifications. (Download the RTF file)
  107. R277-525. Special Educator Stipends. (Download the RTF file)
  108. R277-526. Paraeducator to Teacher Scholarship Program. (Download the RTF file)
  109. R277-527. International Guest Teachers. (Download the RTF file)
  110. R277-528. Use of Public Education Job Enhancement Program (PEJEP) Funds. (Download the RTF file)
  111. R277-530. Utah Effective Educator Standards. (Download the RTF file)
  112. R277-531. Public Educator Evaluation Requirements (PEER). (Download the RTF file)
  113. R277-532. Local Board Policies for Evaluation of Non-Licensed Public Education Employees (Classified Employees). (Download the RTF file)
  114. R277-533. Educator Evaluation Systems. (Download the RTF file)
  115. R277-550. Charter Schools - Definitions. (Download the RTF file)
  116. R277-551. Charter Schools - General Provisions. (Download the RTF file)
  117. R277-552. Charter School Timelines and Approval Processes. (Download the RTF file)
  118. R277-553. Charter School Oversight, Monitoring and Appeals. (Download the RTF file)
  119. R277-554. State Charter School Board Grants and Mentoring Program. (Download the RTF file)
  120. R277-555. Corrective Action Against Charter School Authorizers. (Download the RTF file)
  121. R277-600. Student Transportation Standards and Procedures. (Download the RTF file)
  122. R277-601. Standards for Utah School Buses and Operations. (Download the RTF file)
  123. R277-602. Carson Smith Scholarships -- Funding and Procedures. (Download the RTF file)
  124. R277-603. Autism Awareness Restricted Account Distribution. (Download the RTF file)
  125. R277-604. Private School, Home School, and Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) Student Participation in Public School Achievement Tests. (Download the RTF file)
  126. R277-605. Coaching Standards and Athletic Clinics. (Download the RTF file)
  127. R277-606. Dropout Prevention and Recovery Program. (Download the RTF file)
  128. R277-607. Truancy Prevention. (Download the RTF file)
  129. R277-608. Prohibition of Corporal Punishment in Utah's Public Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  130. R277-609. Standards for LEA Discipline Plans and Emergency Safety Interventions. (Download the RTF file)
  131. R277-610. Released-Time Classes and Public Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  132. R277-611. Certified Volunteer Instructors and Material Approval Requirements and Process for Firearm Safety in the Public Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  133. R277-612. Foreign Exchange Students. (Download the RTF file)
  134. R277-613. LEA Disruptive Student Behavior, Bullying, Cyber-bullying, Hazing, Retaliation, and Abusive Conduct Policies and Training. (Download the RTF file)
  135. R277-614. Athletes and Students with Head Injuries. (Download the RTF file)
  136. R277-615. Standards and Procedures for Student Searches. (Download the RTF file)
  137. R277-616. Education for Homeless and Emancipated Students. (Download the RTF file)
  138. R277-617. Smart School Technology Program. (Download the RTF file)
  139. R277-619. Student Leadership Skills Development. (Download the RTF file)
  140. R277-620. Suicide Prevention Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  141. R277-621. District of Residence. (Download the RTF file)
  142. R277-622. School-based Mental Health Qualified Grant Program. (Download the RTF file)
  143. R277-700. The Elementary and Secondary School General Core. (Download the RTF file)
  144. R277-702. Procedures for the Utah High School Completion Diploma. (Download the RTF file)
  145. R277-703. Centennial Scholarship for Early Graduation. (Download the RTF file)
  146. R277-704. Financial and Economic Literacy: Integration into Core Curriculum and Financial and Economic Literacy Student Passports. (Download the RTF file)
  147. R277-705. Secondary School Completion and Diplomas. (Download the RTF file)
  148. R277-706. Public Education Regional Service Centers. (Download the RTF file)
  149. R277-707. Enhancement for Accelerated Students Program. (Download the RTF file)
  150. R277-708. Enhancement for At-Risk Students. (Download the RTF file)
  151. R277-709. Education Programs Serving Youth in Custody. (Download the RTF file)
  152. R277-710. Intergenerational Poverty Interventions in Public Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  153. R277-711. High Quality School Readiness Expansion. (Download the RTF file)
  154. R277-712. Competency-based Grant Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  155. R277-713. Concurrent Enrollment of High School Students in College Courses. (Download the RTF file)
  156. R277-715. Out-of-School Time Program Standards. (Download the RTF file)
  157. R277-716. Alternative Language Services for Utah Students. (Download the RTF file)
  158. R277-717. High School Course Grading Requirements. (Download the RTF file)
  159. R277-718. Out-of-School Time Program Quality Improvement Grants. (Download the RTF file)
  160. R277-719. Standards for Selling Foods Outside of the Reimbursable Meal in Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  161. R277-720. Reimbursement Program for Early Graduation from Competency-Based Education. (Download the RTF file)
  162. R277-724. Criteria for Sponsors Recruiting Day Care Facilities in the Child and Adult Care Food Program. (Download the RTF file)
  163. R277-726. Statewide Online Education Program. (Download the RTF file)
  164. R277-733. Adult Education Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  165. R277-735. Corrections Education Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  166. R277-746. Driver Education Programs for Utah Schools. (Download the RTF file)
  167. R277-750. Education Programs for Students with Disabilities. (Download the RTF file)
  168. R277-751. Special Education Extended School Year (ESY). (Download the RTF file)
  169. R277-752. Special Education Intensive Services Fund. (Download the RTF file)
  170. R277-753. LEA Reporting Requirements for Section 504 Students. (Download the RTF file)
  171. R277-800. Utah Schools for the Deaf and the Blind. (Download the RTF file)
  172. R277-801. Services for Students who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Blind, Visually Impaired, and Deaf-Blind. (Download the RTF file)
  173. R277-910. Underage Drinking Prevention Program. (Download the RTF file)
  174. R277-911. Secondary Career and Technical Education. (Download the RTF file)
  175. R277-912. Law Enforcement Related Incident Reporting. (Download the RTF file)
  176. R277-914. Career and Technical Student Organizations. (Download the RTF file)
  177. R277-915. Work-based Learning Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  178. R277-916. College and Career Awareness. (Download the RTF file)
  179. R277-920. School Improvement - Implementation of the School Turnaround and Leadership Development Act. (Download the RTF file)
  180. R277-921. Strengthening College and Career Readiness Program. (Download the RTF file)
  181. R277-922. Digital Teaching and Learning Grant Program. (Download the RTF file)
  182. R277-923. American Indian and Alaskan Native Education State Plan Pilot Programs. (Download the RTF file)
  183. R277-924. Partnerships for Student Success Grant Program. (Download the RTF file)
  184. R277-925. Effective Teachers in High Poverty Schools Incentive Program. (Download the RTF file)
  185. R277-926. Certification of Residential Treatment Center Special Education Program. (Download the RTF file)

Additional Information


For questions regarding the content or application of rules under Title R277, please contact the promulgating agency. A list of agencies with links to their homepages is available at http://www.utah.gov/government/agencylist.html or from http://www.rules.utah.gov/contact/agencycontacts.htm.