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November 2020 State SARB Meeting Agenda

Agenda for the November 19, 2020 State School Attendance Review Board (SARB) Meeting at the California Department of Education.

California State School Attendance Review Board

Notice of Public Videoconference Meeting

November 19, 2020
9:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
California Department of Education
1430 N Street, Room 1802
Sacramento, CA 95814


9:30 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

9:45 a.m.

Approval of September 24, 2020 Meeting Minutes

10 a.m.

Presentation: The Attendance Plan in Long Beach Unified School District by Jennifer Gomeztrejo and Erin Simon, State School Attendance Review Board (SARB) Members

10:30 a.m.

Presentation: Chronic Absenteeism Rates in the COVID-19 Era: Interventions that Work by Erica Peterson and Brenda Tapp from School Innovations & Achievement

11:15 a.m.

Presentation: ESSENTIAL System for Tracking Pupils at East Side Union High School District by Chaun Powell and Randy Graham from RaaWee K12 Solutions

12:30 p.m.

Lunch Break and Questions

1 p.m.

Discussion: Resources from Attendance Works that Apply to Current Trends in Chronic Absenteeism with Hedy Chang and Cecelia Leong

1:30 p.m.

Presentation: Legislative Update by State SARB Member Sherman Garnett

2 p.m.

Discussion: Progress on the Model SARB Recognition Program Application for the 2020–21 School Year

3 p.m.


If members of the public wish to speak, contact Chairperson David Kopperud at [Note: the preceding contact information is no longer valid and contact the Educational Options Office by email at] by November 12, 2020. Please note that members of the public may speak for no more than three minutes.

Reasonable Accommodation

Pursuant to state and federal statutes, individuals with a disability may request reasonable accommodation to attend or participate in the California State School Attendance Review Board meeting on November 19, 2020. Requests for Sign Language Interpreters should be directed to the Educational Options Office no later than seven business days prior to the scheduled event. Mailing address: 1430 N Street, Suite 4202, Sacramento, CA 95814-5901; telephone: 916-323-2183; fax: 916-323-6061.

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Last Reviewed: Friday, January 7, 2022