Ark.Code Ann. § 6-18-508(d)(1) requires that each school district shall report to the Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) on a yearly basis, the race, gender, and other pertinent information regarding students placed in an alternative learning environment. The ADE is required to report this information to the Joint Interim Oversight Sub-Committee on Educational Reform.
Attached to this Commissioner’s Memo is the Alternative Learning Environment (ALE) Report form. Please return completed report on or before July 23, 2006, to: Arkansas Department of Education, Attn: Ms. Lori Lamb, ALE Coordinator, 5210 Grand Avenue, P.O. Box 3649, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72913.