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[ Browse by Service Category : Educational Status : Sub-Topics of Students (88) ]

College/University Students

Individuals who are enrolled in classes or courses of study in colleges or universities that are part of the formal education system.

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Grade School Students

Individuals who are enrolled in classes or courses of study in public or private schools for students in grades K-12 that are part of the formal education system.

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International Students

Exchange students and other people from countries outside Canada who are enrolled in classes or courses of study in Canadian schools, colleges or universities.

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Mature Students

Retired people or older adults who are enrolled in a class or a course of study in a school, college or university.

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Preschool Students

Individuals who are enrolled in public or private preschools.

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Students with Disabilities

Students who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations which may affect their educational performance, their mobility or their ability to communicate.

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Suspended/Expelled Students

Individuals whose right to attend a particular school and/or class has been involuntarily terminated, either permanently or for a period of time (which may be specified or indefinite but generally does not exceed one year) based on failure to meet academic standards, improper conduct or other factors. Expulsion may be permanent while suspension may be either short term (generally 10 days or less) or long term (more than 10 days but generally not exceeding one full year). Regulations vary from area to area.

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The above terms and definitions are part of the Taxonomy of Human Services, used here by permission of INFO LINE of Los Angeles.

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