SPARC 2014–15 process begins October 1, 2014
SPARCs are due by 5:00 p.m., March 2, 2015
The SPARC is an annual, voluntary, continuous-improvement process for developing a document that identifies key career and college readiness student outcomes achieved through student support team contributions and collaborative work. SPARCs are created and submitted through the SPARC Online Web site—faxed, e-mailed, or paper copies will not be accepted.
Review the SPARC Instructions [PDF] then click on the login tab above to create a SPARC account or log into an existing account. The same instructions and helpful hints in the PDF are posted inside the SPARC Online tool so that you may refer to them while completing each section of your SPARC.
Visit Frequently Asked Questions to learn more about composing and submitting your SPARC.
Check out SPARC examples for elementary, middle, and high school by clicking on the Instructions button above.
The SPARC is useful to all grade levels for:
All California K–Adult schools may submit a SPARC to the California Department of Education’s California Career Resource Network for review and recognition.