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State Board Rules

Under Colorado law, the State Board of Education has a duty to promulgate and adopt policies, rules, and regulations concerning general supervision of the public schools, the Department of Education, and educational programs maintained and operated by all state governmental agencies for persons who have not completed the twelfth-grade level of instruction.


State Board Rules and Regulations, listed below, are officially published in the Code of Colorado Regulations (CCR) along with the administrative regulations of all executive departments and agencies of the State of Colorado.

Questions about the content of present rules, proposed amendments, new rules, State Board of Education hearings, or rule history, contact the State Board Relations Office at

Current Rules

The rules promulgated by the State Board of Education are posted on the Secretary of State's website, Please click on "Colorado State Board of Education" for a complete set of the rules by subject. For assistance, please contact Carey Taylor Markel, Director of State Board Relations at (303) 866-6809, or

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