Johnny Key

Commissioner of Education

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A Division of the Arkansas Department of Education

Statement of Assurance

About the Statement of Assurance

The Commissioner of Education requires that the superintendent of each school district file a written statement of assurance with the Department as evidence that the school district for which the superintendent is responsible has complied with any or all statutory requirements. (A.C.A. § 6-15-202(f))

The Statement of Assurance must be uploaded in the SFA system by October 1 of each year.

The Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) will provide monthly emails to superintendents and principals regarding accreditation. Please contact the Standards & Systems Support Unit for assistance.

For additional information, please review the Statement of Assurance Guidance, an updated list of expectations that provides links to Arkansas Code, amendments, and other supporting documents.

For more information, please contact:

Tracy Webb, Coordinator of Monitoring, Systems Support and Charter Schools
Arkansas Department of Education
Division of Elementary and Secondary Education
Public School Accountability
Four Capitol Mall, Box 26
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-683-0737
Fax: 501-683-3433

State Standards

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Licensure & Certification

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