Sherman Oaks Elementary Charter

Entertainment Work Permit Policy
(Approved by the Governance Council on February 22, 2018)


The principal of Sherman Oaks Elementary Charter shall not issue Entertainment Work Permits to any student who does not meet the following requirements:

1. An overall score of “3” or above in English Language Arts & Mathematics Content

2. A score of “3” or above in all sub categories in the following subjects:
a. Science
b. History/Social Science
c. Visual & Performing Arts
d. Physical Education
e. Health Education

3. A score of “C” or “S” in all sub categories of Characteristics and Behaviors of a College Prepared and College-Ready Learner

Attention: Students who meet all of the requirements listed above, but demonstrate poor attendance (more than 7 absences in the prior school year, or on track to miss more than 7 days in the current school year) will be granted Entertainment Work permits only at the discretion of the principal subject to documentation verifying Entertainment Work sufficient to justify the absences. Further exceptions may be made on a case-by-case basis only if the student has an Individualized Education Plan (IEP) on file at the school.