Public hearing on proposed graduation requirements set for Nov. 29


(FRANKFORT, Ky.) – The Kentucky Department of Education will be accepting comments on proposed changes to the state’s high school graduation requirements through Friday, Nov. 30.

A public hearing on the proposed administrative regulation, 704 KAR 3:305. Minimum Requirements for High School Graduation, is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 29, at 10 a.m. ET in the State Board Room, 5th Floor, 300 Sower Blvd., Frankfort, Kentucky. The hearing is open to the public.

Individuals interested in speaking at the hearing must notify KDE in writing at least five work days prior to the hearing. If no notification of intent to attend the hearing is received by KDE by that date, the hearing may be cancelled.

Those not wishing to speak at the hearing or unable to attend the hearing can submit written comments on the proposed administrative regulation. Written comments will be accepted through Friday, Nov. 30.

Written notification of intent to be heard at the public hearing or written comments on the proposed administrative regulation should be directed to: Deanna Durrett, General Counsel, Kentucky Department of Education, 300 Sower Blvd, 5th Floor, Frankfort, KY, 40601, phone (502) 564-4474, fax (502) 564-9321; email