Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) Resources
Crosswalk of LCFF and Title I, Part A Planning Requirements for the 2022-23 school year – Information and guidance regarding required LCFF and Title I, Part A planning requirements including LCAP, LCAP Federal Addendum, CSI/ATSI, and SPSA.
Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) (CDE) – Information about and links to LCFF components including: California School Dashboard and LCFF Support and Assistance
Local Control Funding (LCFF) Budget Overview for Parents Webinar (CDE) September 20, 2020– This 1-hour webinar provides the background and overview of the 2020-21 Budget Overview for Parents (BOP), including a demonstration of the BOP template Excel document (forward to 18:45 for demonstration). PDF
2022-2023 LCAP Development Series: Session resource pages include links to the session slide deck, session recording, and other related resources.
2021-2022 LCAP Development Series
- LCAP Development Series Session 1: This session focuses on the Annual Update to the 2019-20 LCAP and 2020-21 LCP and the Stakeholder Engagement section of the LCAP.
- LCAP Development Series Session 2: This session focuses on the Plan Summary, Goals and Actions, and Measuring and Reporting Results of the LCAP.
- LCAP Development Series Session 3: This session focuses on the Increased or Improved Services section of the LCAP, the LCAP Expenditure Tables, Budget Overview for Parents, and opportunities for braiding federal funds with LCFF funds to implement LCAP goals and actions.
2019-2020 LCAP Development Series
LCAP Frequently Asked Questions (CDE)
LCAP Required Metrics
Local Indicator Handbook
School Support and Improvement Resources
Planning for the LCAP and School Plan Page (CDE) – An integrated approach to planning described here is a continuous improvement model framed around the sections of the LCAP and School Plan
School Plan Template (SPSA – The SPSA consolidates all school-level planning efforts into one plan for programs funded through the consolidated application (ConApp), and for federal school improvement programs, including schoolwide programs, Comprehensive Support and Improvement (CSI), Targeted Support and Improvement (TSI), and Additional Targeted Support and Improvement (ATSI).
Schoolsite Council (CDE) – The schoolsite council develops the School Plan for Student Achievement for programs funded through the consolidated application.
Comprehensive Support and Improvement (CSI) Page (CDE) – The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requires state educational agencies to determine school eligibility for comprehensive support and improvement (CSI). Here you will find school eligibility, program requirements, funding, and technical assistance related to CSI.
Targeted/ Additional Targeted Support & Improvement Page (CDE) – The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requires state educational agencies to determine school eligibility for targeted support and improvement (TSI) and additional targeted support and improvement (ATSI). Here you will find school eligibility, program requirements, and technical assistance related to TSI/ATSI.
Needs Assessment Guidebook (CDE) – This guide is designed to support local education agencies (LEAs), and schools as they design and complete needs assessments for various purposes, including identification for comprehensive support and improvement (CSI) and Targeted/Additional Targeted Support & Improvement (TSI/ATSI).
Compliance Monitoring (CDE) – School districts, direct-funded charter schools, and county offices that receive funding for certain programs may be chosen for a review by the state. The purpose of the review is to ensure that they are spending the funding as required by law. Here you will find timelines for reviews and program instruments used during FPM reviews.
Finance and Grants (CDE) – Funding and grant information. Consolidated Application (ConApp, categorical programs, and guidelines for proper financial accounting.