1 EDUCATION AND WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT CABINET
2 Kentucky Board of Education
3 Kentucky Department of Education
4 (New Administrative Regulation)
5 704 KAR 8:010. Kentucky Academic Standards for Computer Science Elective.
6 RELATES TO: KRS 156.070, 156.160, 158.645, 158.6451, 160.290, 156.850, 704 KAR 3:305
7 STATUTORY AUTHORITY: 156.070, 156.160
8 NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 156.160 requires the Kentucky Board
9 of Education to establish courses of study for the different grades and kinds of common schools,
10 with the courses of study to comply with the expected goals, outcomes, and assessment strategies
11 developed under KRS 158.645 and 158.6451. KRS 156.070(1) requires the Kentucky Board of
12 Education to manage and control the common schools and all programs operated in the schools.
13 KRS 160.290 authorizes local boards of education to provide for courses and other services for
14 students consistent with the administrative regulations of the Kentucky Board of Education. KRS
15 156.850 requires compliance with federal provisions and acts relating to vocational education.
16 This administrative regulation incorporates by reference the Kentucky Academic Standards for
17 Computer Science contain the general courses of study and academic content standards of
18 Computer Science for use in Kentucky’s common schools.
19 Section 1. Public schools offering a computer science course or program shall meet the minimum
20 content requirements established in the Kentucky Academic Standards for Computer Science