Arkansas Department of Education Division of Elementary and Secondary Education Statement of Assurance for 2017-2018

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Public School Accountability
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Ark. Code Ann. §6-15-202; §6-15-206(c)(1); and §6-15-207
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Pursuant to Ark. Code Ann. §6-15-202, each Arkansas school district superintendent and each chief academic officer of an open-enrollment charter school shall by October 15th of each school year give written assurance of school district or charter school compliance with Arkansas law by providing her/his signature as required on the State of Assurance form.  This signed assurance shall be emailed to or  postmarked to the Department of Education by October 15th of each school year.


  Standards for Accreditation

  Public School Accountability

  Arkansas Department of Education

  Four Capitol Mall - Box 21

  Little Rock, AR  72201-1071


For additional information, please visit the Statement of Assurance Guidance on the Statement of Assurance webpage at  The Statement of Assurance Guidance is an updated list of expectations (previously on the statement of assurance) that also provides links to Arkansas Code, amendments, and other supporting documents.


Assistance is available should you have any questions or concerns by contacting the Standards for Accreditation Office at 501-683-1024.



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