K-12 Reproductive Health and Disease Education
House Bill 545 (2021) amends sections (ss.) 1002.20, 1003.42, and 1006.40, Florida Statutes (F.S.), and requires district school boards to annually approve reproductive health and disease instructional materials.
Parents have the right to exempt their student from reproductive health or disease instruction. The policy to request an exemption is found on page 5, section 8 in the 2022-23 Student Progression Plan.
Parents can choose to use the Reproductive Health and Disease Education Student Opt-Out form to request exemption from reproductive health and disease instruction.