How to Request Retention Consultation
If you would like to request a retention consultation for your “eligible pupil” (a pupil who has received deficient grades for at least one-half of the pupil’s coursework in the 2020-21 academic year), please follow these steps:
Who can apply for the AB 104 Retention?
Students in grades K-11 that are eligible pupils. An “eligible pupil” is defined as a student who received deficient grades for at least one-half of the student’s coursework in 2020-2021 academic year.
K = 1 (Insufficient Progress towards Grade Level Standards) or N (Needs Improvement)
Grades 1-5 = 1 (Insufficient Progress towards Grade Level Standards) or N (Needs Improvement)
Grades 6-11 = D/F or No Pass
How soon will the meeting be held after I submit my AB 104 Retention Consultation request?
The consultation meeting must be held within 30 calendar days after receiving a written request for an “eligible pupil”.
If a student has been previously retained does the AB 104 Retention apply?
If your student is an “eligible pupil”, you may request the AB 104 Retention Consultation.
How soon will I be notified of the final determination of the student’s retention?
You will be notified within 10 calendar days of the consultation of the final determination. The notice will be sent home via mail.
If I am retained, do I get an extra year of athletic eligibility for high school sports?
If I am an elementary school or middle school student, can this affect my future high school sports eligibility?
How to Request A Grade Change
If you would like to request a grade change for your “eligible pupil”, please follow these steps: