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6.29                  Admission Requirements for the Special Schools (no change)

A.    Iowa School for the Deaf

        Any resident of the state under 21 years of age who has educational needs as a result of deafness or hearing loss that are too intensive to be met in a general education environment is eligible to attend the School for the Deaf.  Non‑residents also may be admitted to the Iowa School for the Deaf if their presence would not be prejudicial to the interests of residents upon such terms as may be determined by the Board of Regents (Iowa Code 270.3)

B.    Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School

                        Any resident of the state under 21 years of age who has educational needs as a result of a visual disability that are too intensive to be met in a general education environment shall be entitled to an education at the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School at the expense of the state.  Non‑residents also may be admitted to the Iowa Braille and Sight Saving School if their presence would not be prejudicial to the interests of residents upon such terms as may be fixed by the Board of Regents.  (Iowa Code 269.1)