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Good morning, to qualify for settled status the five year period from April 2021- April 2026 therefore if you have exceeded the 6 month period then your settled status can be refused unless you can show that you were outside the U.K. for 12 months due to reasons such as coronavirus or medical.
As your leave was granted in December 2020 you have already reach the 6 month period.
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