California Department of Education
Taking Center Stage – Act II

Association of California School Administrators—Middle Grades Council

The Association of California School Administrators (ACSA) (Outside Source) appoints members to represent key issues in California education. The ACSA Middle Grades Education Council (Outside Source) is a partner in the CMGA. The purpose of the ACSA Middle Grades Education Council is to:

  • Identify and study issues relating to middle grades administrators and to recommend practices and policies that will lead to high-quality programs for young adolescents.
  • Strengthen a network for communication among middle grade administrators.
  • Plan, provide, and encourage professional development programs for middle grades administrators.
  • Assist in the recruitment of middle grades administrators as ACSA members.
  • Encourage interaction and support between ACSA, the national association of secondary school principals, the California Department of Education, and other organizations and agencies promoting the interests of middle grades education.
  • Recommend practices and policies to the ACSA board and to perform tasks requested by the board.

California League of Middle Schools (CLMS)

California County Superintendents Educational Services Association (CCSESA)