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Physical location, phone number, and other general contact information regarding the California Department of Education.

Mailing Address

California Department of Education
1430 N Street
Sacramento, CA 95814-5901

Phone Numbers

General: 916-319-0800

If you are unable to locate information you need on the Frequently Asked Questions Web page, refer to our Contact the California Department of Education Web page.

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  • Organization - Information about Department offices.
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International Visitors and Official Delegations

Information for official international delegations of education, policy, and government professionals interested in visiting the Department of Education in Sacramento, California.

The State Superintendent of Public Instruction welcomes the opportunity to meet with education leaders and professionals from across the globe to discuss exciting initiatives happening within the California Department of Education. Some topics of interest include educational programs, policy, funding allocations, and innovations.

To request a visit to the Department, please contact John Hooper, Federal Policy Liaison, by e-mail at


To extend an invitation to the State Superintendent of Public Instruction, please submit invitations and meeting requests in writing 30 days in advance of the event. Include the contact name and telephone number, date, time, and location of the event. You may submit invitations by e-mail to or by mail to:

The Honorable Tom Torlakson
State Superintendent of Public Instruction
1430 N Street, Suite 5602
Sacramento, CA 95814-5901

Questions:   Executive Office | 916-319-0800
Last Reviewed: Thursday, February 19, 2015

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