Florida Senate - 2018 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for HB 7055 Ì391778\Î391778 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Passidomo moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment to Amendment (831300) (with title 2 amendment) 3 4 Between lines 4975 and 4976 5 insert: 6 Section 52. For the 2017-2018 school year, students 7 enrolled in Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School are exempt from 8 taking the statewide standardized assessments administered 9 pursuant to s. 1008.22, Florida Statutes, and the use of 10 assessment results for course grades pursuant to s. 1003.4282, 11 Florida Statutes; however, the school shall administer industry 12 certification assessments, national assessments, and statewide 13 standardized assessments for any student who chooses to take the 14 assessment. Students who are in the 2017-2018 graduating class 15 are exempt from the minimum hours of instruction requirement of 16 s. 1003.436, Florida Statutes, and from being required to use 17 certain assessments to earn a standard high school diploma 18 pursuant to s. 1003.4282, Florida Statutes, and to earn standard 19 high school diploma designations pursuant to 1003.4285, Florida 20 Statutes. Notwithstanding s. 1008.34, Florida Statutes, the 21 school grade of “A” earned by Marjory Stoneman Douglas High 22 School for the 2016-2017 school year shall be used for the 2017 23 2018 school year to maintain eligibility for designation as a 24 School of Excellence pursuant to s. 1003.631, Florida Statutes, 25 and award of school recognition pursuant to s. 1008.36, Florida 26 Statutes. 27 28 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 29 And the title is amended as follows: 30 Delete line 5270 31 and insert: 32 purposes; specifying that certain students are exempt 33 from specified required assessments, grades, and 34 graduation requirements for the 2017-2018 school year; 35 specifying that the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High 36 School shall maintain specified grades and 37 designations for the 2017-2018 school year; providing 38 an effective date.