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Assessment Apportionments for STAR, CELDT, and CAHSEE

Funding Description

Funding is provided to reimburse local educational agencies the costs 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(a)(4) CAHSEE: Education Code Section 60851(a) State Budget Item Number 6110-113-0001(5), Senate Bill (SB) 87, Chapter 33, Statutes of 2011, FY 2011.
Source / Type State / Apportionment
State Fiscal Year 2011-12
SACS Resource / Revenue Codes 0000 / 8590
Total Available $22,562,000
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 Test (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, 2012

Additional Information

Application Unavailable
Background Testing []
Fiscal Unavailable
Funding ResultsFunding Results: 2011-12 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 above.
Fiscal See Other above.
Division Analysis, Measurement & Accountability Reporting, 916-319-0869 (phone), 916-319-0153 (fax)
Last Modified: August 31, 2011

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