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Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) Program Apportionment

Funding Description

The STAR apportionment funds are unrestricted funds to reimburse districts for costs associated with the STAR Program that are above and beyond the CDE statewide contract with test contractors.


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Local educational agencies that administer the STAR Program tests.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority California Education Code Section 60640(h); Budget Items 6110-113-0890(12), 6110-113-0001(2)
Source / Type State, Federal / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2005-06
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590, 8290
Total Available $12,456,754
Recipient Amount See Allocation Formula.
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula California Standards Test (CST)—California Achievement Test, Sixth Edition Survey (CAT/6 Survey): $2.52 for each pupil tested in grades two through eleven; California Alternate Performance Assessment (CAPA): $5.00 per student assessed; Demographic information only: $ .32 per student not tested with the CST—CAT/6 Survey or CAPA for whom only demographic data were submitted; Aprenda 3: $2.44 for each pupil tested in grades two through eleven

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date February 16, 2007

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR) []
Fiscal Unavailable
Other Unavailable


Program Jan Chladek, 916-445-8765,
Fiscal Mei Tan, 916-319-0346,
Division Assessment Development & Administration Division, 916-445-8765 (phone), 916-319-0969 (fax)
Last Modified: March 25, 2008
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