The Changing Face of Continuation Schools

CCEA - The Changing Face of Continuation Education

As we move into the LCFF/LCAP era, California’s 520 continuation high schools take on increased significance. The LCFF focuses on low income and foster youth and English language learners, who make up a majority of a continuation school’s student body. To help meet a school district’s LCAP priorities in student engagement, school climate and student achievement, continuation schools must be … Read More

Announcing our 2016 Models Schools

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State Schools Chief Tom Torlakson Announces 2016 Model Continuation High Schools California Department of Education News Release SACRAMENTO—State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson announced today the designation of 37 Model Continuation High Schools for 2016. These schools are being recognized for their innovative teaching approaches that enable students with diverse needs to complete their high school education. “I commend … Read More

President’s Letter 2015-2016

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Welcome to the website of the California Continuation Education Association (CCEA)!  For thousands of California students, the Continuation School is a second chance, and in some cases the last chance, to re-direct their academic and socio-emotional path from one of imminent failure and dropping out to graduating with a high school diploma.  As an alternative educational option, California’s Continuation Schools … Read More