§ 59-65-10 Responsibility of parent or guardian; transportation for kindergarten pupils
§ 59-65-20 Penalty for failure to enroll or cause child to attend school
§ 59-65-30 Exceptions
§ 59-65-40 Home schooling programs
§ 59-65-45 Alternative home schooling requirements
§ 59-65-46 Home schooling of foster child
§ 59-65-47 Associations for home schools; requirements
§ 59-65-50 Nonattendance reported to court having jurisdiction of juveniles
§ 59-65-60 Procedure upon receipt by court of report of nonattendance
§ 59-65-70 Court empowered to declare child delinquent
§ 59-65-80 Enrollment or attendance of expelled or suspended child not authorized
§ 59-65-90 Rules and regulations

Terms Used In South Carolina Code > Title 59 > Chapter 65 > Article 1 - Compulsory Attendance

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Guardian: A person legally empowered and charged with the duty of taking care of and managing the property of another person who because of age, intellect, or health, is incapable of managing his (her) own affairs.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.