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California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE)

Funding Description

Funding is provided to reimburse districts and charter schools the costs associated with administering the California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE). The CAHSEE is a criterion-referenced examination and, as required by law, is aligned to the California academic content standards in English-language arts and mathematics adopted by the State Board of Education. Approximately 630 local educational agencies (LEAs) administer the CAHSEE on testing dates designated by the State Superintendent of Public Instruction (SSPI).


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Local educational agencies that administer the CAHSEE
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) 10, 11, 12, Adult
Eligible Age Level(s) not applicable


Legal Authority Education Code Section 60850 et seq.; Budget Items 6110-113-0001(4), 6110-113-0890(5), Chapter 171
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2007-08
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590
Total Available $3,021,154
Recipient Amount Unavailable
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula $3.00 per student tested; $0.32 for each grade 10 census answer document returned.

Important Dates

Date Application Available Unavailable
Due Date Unavailable
Expected Notification Date Unavailable

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background California High School Exit Examination (CAHSEE) []
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding Results2007-08 CAHSEE Funding Results []
Other Unavailable


Program Diane Hernandez, 916-445-9449,
Fiscal Gayle Jamerson, 916-319-0340,
Division Assessment Development & Administration Division, 916-445-9449 (phone), 916-319-0962 (fax)
Last Modified: September 28, 2009

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