Health Impact Assessment of Grade Retention: A Case Study in Cincinnati Public Schools

Authors: Cincinnati Health Department

Location: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

An HIA studying a pending policy of the Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS) on grade retention; grade retention is the practice when an underachieving student is not allowed to advance to the next grade and instead is made to repeat the grade.

Completion Date: March 2013

HIA Report: Health Impact Assessment of Grade Retention: A Case Study in Cincinnati Public Schools

Summary of the HIA

Contact

Lianne Howard

Cincinnati
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(513) 357-7472