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Learn more about UIP timelines including extensions for public posting of UIPs and proposed permanent timeline shifts.
This page includes general resources for timeline and completion of the UIP as well as documents and tools for each section of the UIP. The resources are a mix of CDE-created templates that have been used in partnership with schools and districts and third-party resources that may be helpful for UIP continuous improvement processes and completing the UIP.
- October 15 - Schools and districts that are exercising COVID-19 flexibility required to submit 2020-2021 UIP. Optional submission date for all other schools and districts.
- January 15 - For districts with schools on the Accountability Clock (i.e., priority improvement, turnaround), state law requires notification be sent to parents with information about the school’s plan type, UIP process, and about the upcoming public hearing. CDE will be monitoring the notification process this year. The communication must either be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org or attached to the school’s UIP by January 15.
- January 15 - Schools receiving ratings of Priority Improvement and Turnaround required to submit UIP. Will receive feedback from CDE including if there are required changes for April submission.
- April 15 - All schools required to submit UIP for public posting.
Guidance for UIP
- Revisions to the UIP Template 2019-20 (PDF)
- UIP Online System Handbook 2018-19 (PDF)
- UIP Quality Criteria Rubric - School (PDF)
- 2019-20 UIP Handbook (PDF)
- 2019-20 Accountability Handbook (PDF)
- Accountability Clock: Year 4 Requirements
- View additional guidance documents