California - HE K-12 curriculum—comprehensive sexual HE (ES): Curricula

Area: 
Curricula
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law addresses comprehensive sexual health education.

California Education Code 51934.

(b) A school district may provide comprehensive sexual health education or HIV prevention education consisting of age-appropriate instruction earlier than grade 7 using instructors trained in the appropriate courses. A school district that elects to offer comprehensive sexual health education or HIV prevention education earlier than grade 7 may provide age appropriate and medically accurate information on any of the general topics contained in paragraphs (1) to (11), inclusive, of subdivision (a).

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