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KESA System (District) Information

 

Important Notice: 2019-2020 Covid-19 and KESA Information

All systems who have not yet had their 2019-2020 onsite visit are expected to have their visit no later October 31, 2020.  This visit can be virtual.

Systems scheduled for accreditation in 2019-2020 and who have not yet had their year five visit need to have this visit by early September.  The OVT Annual Report – Year Five is to be completed by September 30, 2020.  These systems are scheduled to be reviewed by the Accreditation Review Council (ARC) the first full week of October.

Fall 2018 Regional System Training Materials 

 

KESA Guidance Document (revised 2-29-20)

The above document contains a summary of the KESA process, including the questions found in the Authenticated Application forms for Systems, OVT Chairs, and the ARC.  Works space is not provided in the Guidance document, but copies of the forms with space to type/work can be found and downloaded using the links below.

YEAR ONE
YEAR TWO
YEAR THREE
YEAR FOUR
YEAR FIVE
 

 


Opening a School in Kansas - Planning to Become KSDE Accredited

K-12 Accreditation Contacts

Director of Teacher Licensure & Accreditation
Mischel Miller
785-296-8010
mmiller@ksde.org

Jeannette Nobo,
Assistant Director
785-296-4948
jnobo@ksde.org

David Barnes,
KESA Coordinator
785-368-7356
dbarnes@ksde.org

Stephanie Hill,
KESA Consultant
785-296-2198
shill@ksde.org  

Accreditation Email
accreditation@ksde.org

 

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