(1) Services to parentally placed private school students eligible for special education may be provided on the premises of private schools.
(2) If necessary for the student to benefit from or participate in the services provided, a parentally placed private school student eligible for special education must be provided transportation:
(a) From the student's school or the student's home to a site other than the private school; and
(b) From the service site to the private school, or to the student's home, depending on the timing of the services.
(3) School districts are not required to provide transportation from the student's home to the private school.
(4) The cost of the transportation described in subsection (2) of this section may be included in calculating whether the school district has met its proportional share requirement.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.155.090 and 34 C.F.R. Part 300. 09-20-053, § 392-172A-04045, filed 10/1/09, effective 11/1/09. Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.155.090(7) and 42 U.S.C. 1400 et. seq. 07-14-078, § 392-172A-04045, filed 6/29/07, effective 7/30/07.]