Local Educational Agency Accountability Report CardAn Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) required annual districtwide summary report of student assessment results, high school graduation rates, teacher qualifications, and other indicators.
- Overview of the Local Educational Agency (LEA) Accountability Report Card
Federal law requires annual districtwide report cards that summarize data of LEAs statewide and disaggregated by student groups. This link provides information about the requirements and content of the LEA Accountability Report Card.
- Accountability Report Card Listserv
The Accountability Report Card Listserv is used to communicate to the LEAs regarding the updates of the report cards and related program information. This link provides information about how to subscribe and unsubscribe to the Accountability Report Card Listserv.
Local Educational Agency Accountability Report Card
The federal ESEA requires annual districtwide report cards that summarize data of LEAs statewide and disaggregated by student groups. Below is a link to an electronic system to search for a 2016–17 LEA Accountability Report Card by district name or county name, and a blank 2016–17 LEA Accountability Report Card template in Spanish.
- 2016–17 LEA Accountability Report Card
- Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)
On December 10, 2015, President Obama signed the bipartisan ESSA, which reauthorizes the federal ESEA of 1965, and requires states to have a new multiple measures accountability system in effect by 2017–18. This link provides information regarding the ESSA and the development of California's plan to implement the new federal education act.
- No Child Left Behind (NCLB)
The NCLB Act of 2001 strengthened the Title I accountability by requiring States to implement statewide accountability systems covering all public schools and students. The ESSA replaced the NCLB, and the last Adequate Yearly Progress reports under the NCLB were produced in 2015.
- U.S. Department of Education
The U.S. Department of Education is the agency of the federal government that establishes policy for, administers, and coordinates most federal assistance to education.
- School Accountability Report Card
The state law (Education Code) and federal law (Public Law 107-110) require California public and nonpublic, nonsectarian schools to annually prepare school report cards which provide information to the community to allow public comparison of schools for student achievement, environment, resources, and demographics.
- State Accountability Report Card
The ESEA requires each state to produce an annual report card that summarizes data of students statewide and disaggregated by student groups. This link provides information about the requirements and content of the State Accountability Report Card.