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School Accountability Report Card (SARC)

California public & nonpublic, nonsectarian schools annually provide information to the community to allow public comparison of schools for student achievement, environment, resources & demographics.

2015–16 SARC

Information for SARC Coordinators
Information for the General Public
Information for Public Schools
Information for Nonpublic, Nonsectarian Schools
SARC Preparation Resources

Prior Year SARCs

SARC and the Law
Related Information

CalEdFacts SARC Section
California Department of Education's information and media guide about education in the State of California. For information on other topics, visit the full CalEdFacts.

Questions: SARC TEAM | sarc@cde.ca.gov | 916-319-0406 
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, January 18, 2017
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