Every Student Succeeds Act

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The Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA) amends the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) and was signed into law on December 10, 2015. ESSA includes provisions that will help to ensure success for students and schools, such as the following.

The approved October 2020 Consolidated State Plan can be accessed through the links below.

Federal Accountability

Under ESSA, schools are identified for support and improvement based on multiple performance indicators.

  • Academic Indicators
  • School quality indicators
  • Student success indicators

Refer to Federal Accountability to learn more about the federal identification process.