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District of Choice Data Collection Plan - Legislative Report

Contains the plan for collecting data for districts of choice as specified in subdivision (a) of California Education Code Section 48313.
California Department of Education
Report to the Legislature, the Department of Finance, and the
Legislative Analyst’s Office:
Data Collection Plan for the District of Choice Provision
Executive Summary

California Education Code (EC) Section 48313(e) requires the State Superintendent of Public Instruction (SSPI), no later than December 1, 2017, to report to the appropriate fiscal and policy committees of the Legislature, the Department of Finance, and the Legislative Analyst’s Office, a plan for collecting from school districts of choice, as defined by EC Section 48301, the data those school districts are required to maintain, specified in EC Section 48313(a). EC Section 48313(e) further states that it is the intent of the Legislature that the SSPI collect the data in a manner that minimizes the administrative burden on school districts and the state.

This report provides information on the data that the SSPI is required to collect pursuant to EC Section 48313(d)(2) and contains a description of the data collection plan and methodologies that will be used to collect the data school districts of choice are required to maintain as specified in EC Section 48313(a).

In order to meet the data collection requirements specified in EC Section 48313(d)(2) and to minimize the administrative burden on school districts and the state, the California Department of Education (CDE) plans to modify existing data collection systems to collect new data and utilize data elements already collected to meet the reporting requirements.

If you have any questions regarding this report, please contact Shana Yeary, Staff Services Manager, Educational Data Management Division, by phone at 916-324-6738 or by e-mail at syeary@cde.ca.gov.

You can find this report at the CDE Legislative Report for District of Choice Plan (DOC). If you need a copy of this report, please contact the California Basic Educational Data System/County-District-School Support Office, by phone at 916-324-6738 or by e-mail at cbeds@cde.ca.gov.
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Last Reviewed: Monday, April 29, 2019
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