AB 1350 – Allows Retroactive Diplomas For Seniors Interrupted By COVID-19

CATEGORY: Public Education Matters
CLIENT TYPE: Public Education
DATE: Nov 12, 2020

AB 1350 allows a high school district, unified school district, county office of education, or a charter school to retroactively grant a high school diploma to a person that was a high school senior during the 2019–20 school year if:

The person was in good academic standing and on track to graduate at the end of the 2019–20 school year, as of March 1, 2020; and

Was unable to complete the statewide graduation requirements as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

(AB 1350 amends Sections 51430 of the Education Code.)