NOTICE: Coronavirus Guidance for School Districts: Per Governor’s executive order, in-school class cancellations remain in effect until at least April 20, 2020.
Emergency Meal Programs: The State Department of Education is authorizing two distinct categories of COVID-19 Emergency Meal Programs in accordance with federal requirements: 1) COVID-19 Emergency Meal Program Limited to Students Attending School in Specific Districts. School districts on this list are only authorized to serve meals to students attending their schools, and any other child age 18 years or younger residing in the same household; 2) COVID-19 Community-wide Emergency Meal Program for Children. Any child age 18 years or younger can receive meal(s) at any meal service and distribution sites in these towns/cities. They do not have to be a resident or attend school in these towns/cities. Check these links often as more locations continue to be added.

Performance Office

Data Collection, Assessment, Information Technology, Reporting, Research, and Accountability

Mission:  Improve student outcomes through the use of data and technology



  1. Data Collection: Collect accurate data in a highly efficient, secure, and timely manner
  2. Student Assessments: Implement high-quality assessments that are aligned to standards, inclusive, efficient, reliable, and enable valid interpretations of achievement and growth
  3. Information Technology: Utilize the latest technologies to implement robust data systems and reliable infrastructure that reduces district burden and increases agency efficiencies
  4. EdSight - Data Integration/Reporting: Aggregate data and deliver accurate information in a secure, timely, and transparent manner
  5. Research and Analyses: Analyze and report data trends and insights to support informed decision-making and action by schools, districts, the CSDE, and other stakeholders
  6. Accountability: Develop performance models and metrics, establish targets, and publish reports that enable a suite of differentiated supports and interventions for schools/districts


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