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Schoolsite Council (SSC)

The schoolsite council annually reviews and updates the Single Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA) including proposed expenditure of funds allocated to the school through the Consolidated Application.

Legislative citation/requirement: Education Code 64001(g) External link opens in new window or tab., Education Code 52852 External link opens in new window or tab.
California Education Code (EC) Section 64001 requires that a SSC develop the Single Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA). The SSC must approve the plan, recommend it to the local governing board for approval, monitor its implementation, and evaluate the effectiveness of the planned activities at least annually.

Composition
Education Code Section 52852 (formerly 52012) specifies that a school improvement plan shall be developed by a school site council (SSC).

SPSA Part III: Resource Index (DOC; Feb-2015)
Appendix E: Organizing the School Site Council, SPSA Part III: Resource Index.

Single Plan for Student Achievement
A Guide for Developing the Single Plan for Student Achievement (SPSA) is not mandated but provided to LEAs and schools as a resource.

Questions:   Lana Zhou | lzhou@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0956
Last Reviewed: Friday, February 13, 2015
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