Cecelia Colchico

Cecelia Colchico
Student,
"Be Here, Every Day Counts" campaign, Sacramento City Unified School District
Cecelia Colchico graduated from the Sacramento City Unified School District in 2019. During school, she was active in the "Be Here, Every Day Counts" to reduce chronic absenteeism. Through the "Be Here" campaign, Colchico was involved in preparation of the report "A Vision for Expanded Learning in California, Strategic Plan 2.0: 2019-2023," published by the California Department of Education.  
Publications by Cecelia Colchico
Acknowledging the importance of students simply being in school, California has made student attendance part of its accountability system. This brief covers a session in which it was pointed out that using chronic absenteeism as an accountability…