(1) The superintendent of public instruction must develop a survey instrument to assist each school district in the determination of student interest for male/female participation in specific sports.
(2) A survey instrument must be administered by each school district at all grade levels where interscholastic, intramural and other sports and recreational activities are conducted. The results of the survey must be considered in the program planning and development in the area of recreational and athletic activities offered within the school district.
(3) A survey instrument developed pursuant to this section must be administered at least once every three years within each school district. School districts may modify or amend the content of the survey instrument if the district deems it necessary to clarify and assist in the evaluation of student interest. If a school district intends to modify or amend the instrument, the district must provide the office of superintendent of public instruction with a copy of the proposal for approval prior to its administration.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.642.020 and 28A.640.020. 11-09-024, § 392-190-040, filed 4/13/11, effective 5/14/11. Statutory Authority: RCW 34.05.220 [(1)](a). 89-23-001 (Order 15), § 392-190-040, filed 11/2/89, effective 12/3/89. Statutory Authority: RCW 28A.85.020, 28A.85.030 and 28A.85.050. 80-09-017 (Order 80-26), § 392-190-040, filed 7/9/80; Order 6-76, § 392-190-040, filed 5/17/76.]