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Consolidated Application and Reporting System

The Consolidated Application and Reporting System (CARS) is a data collection system to apply for Categorical Program Funding and to report on the use of those funds.

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Centralized Authentication System (CAS)
CAS is CDE's new system for establishing a system user account. The ConApp and Reporting System (CARS) system is the first CDE developed system to use CAS for managing user accounts.

CARS Login

Consolidated Application and Reporting System (CARS) Login
Login to the CARS system, which can only be accessed by authorized users who have registered in the CAS system and have been granted rights by their CARS LEA Administrator.


Data Collection Release Schedule (Updated 21-Jan-2015)
Narrative of current release dates and deadlines. Important dates you should know related to the CARS.

Training and User Documents

Purpose: To provide links to individual training documents and webinars/Captivate modules.

CARS-Specific Communication

News Flash Updates

Older News Flash Updates can be found on the CARS News Flash Update Archive page.


Useful Information and Links

Application for County-District-School (CDS) Code and School Changes
School districts that plan to open or change a school status need to do so using either the Online Public Update for Schools (OPUS) system or the school forms. Those can be found at the Schools & Districts page.

California School Directory
The California School Directory contains information about all California public schools, private schools, nonpublic nonsectarian schools, school districts, and county offices of education.

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