Status for season 8
The series is NOT cancelled. However, it has not yet been renewed or cancelled for season 8
Young Sheldon season 5 is approved and expected to be released in Fall 2021. CBS has even renewed the show for season 6 and 7. CBS has indeed confirmed that it has renewed YOUNG SHELDON for three additional years, beginning with the 2021-2022 broadcast season, all the way to the 2022-2023 and 2023-2024 season.
Young Sheldon is a Big Bang Theory spinoff. For 9-year-old Sheldon Cooper, it isn’t easy growing up in East Texas. Being a once-in-a-generation mind capable of advanced mathematics and science isn’t always helpful in a land where church and football are king. And while the vulnerable, gifted and somewhat naïve Sheldon deals with the world, his very normal family must find a way to deal with him