Register June 2004 No. 582
Chapter PI 13
LIMITED-ENGLISH PROFICIENT PUPILS
Subchapter I — General Provisions
PI 13.01   Authority.
PI 13.02   Applicability and purpose.
PI 13.03   Definitions.
Subchapter II — School Board Requirements Relating to LEP Pupils
PI 13.04   Applicability and purpose.
PI 13.05   School board policy.
PI 13.06   Identification of LEP pupils.
PI 13.07   English proficiency assessment.
PI 13.08   Classification of LEP pupils.
PI 13.09   Testing of LEP pupils.
Subchapter III — Bilingual-Bicultural Education Programs
PI 13.10   Applicability and purpose.
PI 13.11   General requirements.
PI 13.12   School board policy.
PI 13.13   Program approved by department.
PI 13.14   Reimbursement.
PI 13.15   Reporting requirements.
PI 13.16   Department responsibilities.
Ch. PI 13 Note Note: Chapter PI 13 as it existed on May 31, 1985 was repealed and a new chapter PI 13 was created effective June 1, 1985. Chapter PI 13 was repealed and recreated by emergency rule effective October 1, 2002.
Ch. PI 13 Note Note: Chapter PI 13 as it existed on November 30, 2002 was repealed and a new chapter PI 13 was created effective December 1, 2002.
subch. I of ch. PI 13 Subchapter I — General Provisions
PI 13.01 PI 13.01Authority. This chapter is adopted under ss. 115.95 to 115.996, and 118.30 (2) (b) 2., Stats.
PI 13.01 History History: CR 01-069: cr. Register November 2002 No. 563, eff. 12-1-02.
PI 13.02 PI 13.02Applicability and purpose. This chapter establishes requirements for school districts whose population includes LEP pupils as follows:
PI 13.02(1) (1) Subchapter II establishes specific requirements for all school districts whose pupil population includes one or more LEP pupils, including procedures for the identification, assessment, and classification of LEP pupils and criteria and procedures to be used by a school district and charter school in determining whether to administer a test under s. 118.30 or 121.02 (1) (r), Stats., to an LEP pupil.
PI 13.02(2) (2) Subchapter III establishes specific requirements for school districts required to offer bilingual-bicultural education programs under s. 115.97 (2), (3), or (4), Stats.
PI 13.02 History History: CR 01-069: cr. Register November 2002 No. 563, eff. 12-1-02.
PI 13.03 PI 13.03Definitions. In this chapter:
PI 13.03(1) (1) “Alternate assessment" means any department-approved, standards-based alternative to a test administered under ss. 118.30 or 121.02 (1) (r), Stats.
PI 13.03(2) (2) “Bilingual-bicultural education program" has the meaning defined under s. 115.955 (2), Stats.
PI 13.03(3) (3) “Bilingual counselor" means a person licensed under s. PI 3.50.
PI 13.03 Note Note: Section PI 3.50 was repealed eff. 7-1-04.
PI 13.03(4) (4) “Bilingual counselor's aide" means a person who is employed to assist a counselor and who meets all of the following:
PI 13.03(4)(a) (a) Understands, speaks, reads, and writes English and the language of the group with whom the bilingual counselor's aide will be working.
PI 13.03(4)(b) (b) Has a high school diploma or its equivalent.
PI 13.03(4)(c) (c) Demonstrates knowledge of and skills in working with the culture of the group with whom the bilingual counselor's aide will be working.
PI 13.03(5) (5) “Bilingual teacher" means a person licensed under s. PI 3.47 prior to July 1, 2004 or s. PI 34.33 (3) on or after July 1, 2004.
PI 13.03(6) (6) “Bilingual teacher's aide" means a person who is employed to assist a teacher and who meets all of the following:
PI 13.03(6)(a) (a) Understands, speaks, reads, and writes English and the language of the group with whom the bilingual teacher's aide will be working.
PI 13.03(6)(b) (b) Has a high school diploma or its equivalent.
PI 13.03(6)(c) (c) Knows the culture of the group with whom the bilingual teacher's aide will be working.
PI 13.03(6m) (6m) “Charter school" means a charter school established under s. 118.40 (2r), Stats.
PI 13.03(7) (7) “Department" means the Wisconsin department of public instruction.
PI 13.03(8) (8) “Fully English proficient" means a former LEP pupil who can now read, write, speak and comprehend English within the academic classroom setting.
PI 13.03(9) (9) “LEP pupil" means a limited-English proficient pupil defined under s. 115.955 (7), Stats., who has difficulty with reading, writing, speaking or comprehending in English within the academic classroom setting.
PI 13.03(10) (10) “Test" means the examination administered to pupils enrolled in the 3rd, 4th, 8th and 10th grades under ss. 118.30 and 121.02 (1) (r), Stats.
PI 13.03 History History: CR 01-069: cr. Register November 2002 No. 563, eff. 12-1-02.
subch. II of ch. PI 13 Subchapter II — School Board Requirements Relating to LEP Pupils
PI 13.04 PI 13.04Applicability and purpose. This subchapter establishes identification, assessment, classification, and reporting requirements for all school districts whose pupil population includes one or more LEP pupils. This subchapter also establishes criteria and procedures to be used by a school district and charter school in determining whether to administer a test under s. 118.30 or 121.02 (1) (r), Stats., to an LEP pupil.
PI 13.04 History History: CR 01-069: cr. Register November 2002 No. 563, eff. 12-1-02.
PI 13.05 PI 13.05School board policy. Each school board whose pupil population includes one or more LEP pupils shall adopt a policy regarding the identification, language assessment, classification and reclassification, support services, academic achievement and assessment, parental notification of testing under s. PI 13.09, and the design of the educational program or support for LEP pupils.
PI 13.05 History History: CR 01-069: cr. Register November 2002 No. 563, eff. 12-1-02.
PI 13.06 PI 13.06Identification of LEP pupils. Each school board shall identify potential LEP pupils within the school district as part of the enrollment process using a home language survey and department-approved English proficiency assessment under s. PI 13.07. The school board shall identify pupils meeting any of the following criteria:
PI 13.06(1) (1) Pupils who communicate in a language other than English.
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