Senate Bill 664

The General Assembly has passed legislation that will allow parents and students new options concerning the upcoming 2021-2022 school term.  Parents of students with disabilities who attained age 21 during the 2020-2021 school term or who will attain age 21 during this summer can elect an additional year of education during 2021-2022.  Parents of all students, and students themselves if they are 18, can elect retention during the 2021-2022 school term at the grade level they were in during the 2020-2021 school term.  Forms for making either of these elections are available on the Website of the Pennsylvania Department of Education at Forms must be downloaded, completed, and submitted to Justin Zahorchak at 724-463-8567 by 4:00P.M. on July 15, 2021.