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1936 Carlotta Drive, Concord, CA 94519 (925) 682-8000

 Research and Evaluation

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Welcome to Research and Evaluation 

The Research and Evaluation Department is responsible for all state-mandated assessment and accountability programs:

  • Standardized Testing and Reporting (STAR)                 
  • California High School Exit Exam (CAHSEE)
  • California English Language Development Test (CELDT)
  • Physical Fitness Testing
  • Academic Performance Index (API)
  • Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP)

Some other departmental responsibilities include: Reading Assessment Program (RAP), Advanced Placement (AP) Testing, School Accountability Report Card (SARC), enrollment projections, CBEDS.


Joe Marsich, Manager                                             Jill Pitzlin, Test Associate                                        

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Sandy Barnhart, Admin Secretary                                Carol Piper, Intermediate Typist Clerk                                      

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