School_District_of_Philadelphia_logoPhiladelphia School District
Policy No. 252
Adopted: May 16, 2016

The Philadelphia transgender student policy was unanimously adopted by the School Reform Commission on Thursday, June 14, 2016.

In the News

Philadelphia School District Approves New Guidelines For Transgender Students CBS Philadelphia (June 16, 2016)
Philly Schools Pass Policy Protecting Rights of Transgender Students ABC Philadelphia (June 17, 2016)
Philly Schools Adopt Policy Protecting Transgender Students’ Rights Philadelphia Magazine (June 17, 2016)
Philly schools pass sweeping policy protecting transgender students Philadelphia Inquirer (June 18, 2016)
Reaction mostly favorable to SRC decision on transgender students Philadelphia Inquirer (June 19, 2016)
DN editorial: School district boldly acts to protect transgender students Philadelphia Daily News (June 24, 2016)