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Important information and direction for schools as they undertake initial accreditation and re-accreditation.
SAIS standards for accreditation, including indicators and lists of both required and suggested evidence.
On campus workshops for initial accreditation and regional and virtual training for re-accreditation.
Sample schedule for accreditation team visit.
Links to state Department of Education webpages.
Optional survey designed to gather data on how well the school is meeting expectations of parents, faculty, and students.
These questions pertaining to child protection are to be addressed by the school during the accreditation visit chair’s initial compliance visit.
These questions pertaining to financial wellness are to be addressed by the school during the accreditation visit chair’s initial compliance visit.
These governance questions are to be addressed by the school during the accreditation visit chair’s initial compliance visit.
Resources from the regional accreditation workshop.
Understanding the difference between a financial compilation, review, and an audit.
Designed to promote high standards and ethical behavior in key areas of independent school operations.
Schools going through the accreditation process use the portal to upload school information, the self-study, and responses and evidence to indicate standards compliance.
A guide to help you through uploading your school’s information, documentation files, and the school report.
Information on the SAIS accreditation standard for the required number of school days.
Accredited SAIS member schools are encouraged to display the SAIS logo on their website, print materials, diplomas, transcripts, etc.