If you think your child didn’t get the most out of their 2020/2021 school year, Pennsylvania might allow them a “re-do.” But paperwork has to be filled out by July 15th, so you’d better decide quickly.
Here’s the deal: Late last month, Governor Tom Wolf signed Act 66 into law. It allows students to repeat their grade level to make up for any lost educational opportunities due to the COVID-19 pandemic, even if the student met the requirements to be promoted to the next grade level. Parents/guardians and students, at or over the age of 18, have until July 15, 2021, to elect to have their child or themselves repeat a grade level for the 2021-22 school year.
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