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Assessment Apportionments for STAR, CELDT, and CAHSEE

Funding Description

Funding is provided to reimburse districts and charter schools the cost associated with administering the STAR, CELDT, and CAHSEE. The amount apportioned per pupil per test is established by the State Board of Education (SBE).


Eligible Applicants Local educational agencies
Required Eligibility Criteria Local educational agencies that administer the STAR, CELDT, or CAHSEE.
Other Eligibility Considerations Not applicable
Eligible Grade Level(s) Not applicable
Eligible Age Level(s) Not applicable


Legal Authority STAR: Education Code Section 60640(h)
CELDT: Education Code Section 313, 60810, 60811, and 60812
CAHSEE: Education Code Section 60850

State Budget Item Number 6110-113-0001(5), Senate Bill (SB) 870, Chapter 712, Statutes of 2010, FY 2010.
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2010-11
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590
Total Available $20,323,276
Recipient Amount See allocation formula
Match Requirement No
Allocation Formula STAR: $2.52 per student tested in grades two through eleven with the California Standards Tests (CSTs), California Modified Assessment (CMA), or a combination thereof; $5.00 per student tested with the California Alternate Performance Assessment (CAPA); $2.52 per student tested in grades two through eleven with the Standards-based Tests in Spanish (STS); $0.38 per student not tested with the CST, CMA, STS, or CAPA for whom only demographic data were submitted.

CELDT: $5.00 per student tested.

CAHSEE: $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 May 30, 2011

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsFunding Results: STAR Assessment Apportionments []
(STAR: John Boivin,, 916-445-8765)
(CELDT: Lily Roberts,, 916-319-0784)
(CAHSEE: Diane Hernandez,, 916-445-9449)

(STAR: Mei Tan 916-319-0346,
(CELDT: Kerri Wong 916-319-0333,
(CAHSEE:Gayle Jamerson 916-319-0340,


Program See Other
Fiscal See Other
Division Analysis, Measurement & Accountability Reporting, 916-319-0869 (phone), 916-319-0153 (fax)
Last Modified: May 19, 2011

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