Assembly Bill 104: Immediate Options for Students Falling Behind Due to COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions

Assembly Bill 104 ensures K-12 students aren’t penalized for having fallen behind in school during the COVID-19 crisis by providing students and their families with immediate options that support students’ individual learning needs. Specifically, the new law:

Allows high school students to request a grade change on their transcripts to Pass/No Pass for grades received during the 2020-21 school year. 

Provides parents the right to consult with their school to determine if their child should retake a grade level during the 2021-22 school year.