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Communications from prior academic years are located in the CALPADS Communications Archive.

CALPADS Update FLASH: 2020–21 Academic Year (Flash numbers 183 thru latest)

The CALPADS Update FLASHES listed below include abbreviated descriptions of the contents of each FLASH memo.
Listed in descending order with the most recent on top.

CALPADS Update FLASH: 2019–20 Academic Year (Flash numbers 157 thru 182)

The CALPADS Update FLASHES listed below include abbreviated descriptions of the contents of each FLASH memo.
Listed in descending order with the most recent on top.

To view earlier communications (associated with prior academic years), see the CALPADS Communications Archive.

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Topic Specific Correspondence

To view earlier communications (associated with prior academic years), see the CALPADS Communications Archive.

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Letters to Superintendents (including Fall Back-to-School Letter and Mid-Year Update)

To view earlier communications (associated with prior academic years), see the CALPADS Communications Archive.

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Earlier CALPADS communications are located in the CALPADS Communications Archive.

Questions:   CALPADS/CBEDS/CDS Operations Office | calpads@cde.ca.gov | 916-324-6738
Last Reviewed: Thursday, July 02, 2020
Recently Posted in School Performance
  • CALPADS Error List v11.12 (added 02-Jul-2020)
    This document contains descriptions for each error generated when submitting given data to CALPADS.
  • CALPADS Update FLASH #183 (PDF) (added 02-Jul-2020)
    CALPADS Update Flash sent to local educational agency (LEA) representatives.
  • CALPADS Update Flash #183 (added 02-Jul-2020)
    Topics include: Reporting CTE concentrators; Work-Based Learning Indicator Data for SWD from the SEDS; SSIDs for students with disabilities transitioning from Part C to Part B Program; SPED file/exit reasons.
  • CALPADS Update Flash #182 (added 30-Jun-2020)
    Topics include: Important Reminders Before Certifying Homeless Data in CALPADS Reports 5.4 and 5.5, Reminder of LEA End-of-Year Roll Over Activities, Preparing for Direct Certification Counts During July and August.
  • ACT Data From Prior Years (added 10-Jun-2020)
    ACT results from prior years which measure high school students' achievement.