Accreditations & Professional Organizations


AdvancED is the premier accreditation organization in the world. Their passion is school improvement and knowledge leadership in education. They not only help schools and school districts navigate the process of school improvement, they maximize the effectiveness of their efforts. AdvancED systems and tools probe internal and external perspectives, each critical to powerful school improvement. By serving thousands of schools and districts, they continuously accumulate a wealth of invaluable information giving them the capacity to:

• Study the effects of accreditation
• Share best practices
• Develop innovative research-based products
• Provide extensive stakeholder perception data

National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)

NCEA is the largest private professional education organization in the world, representing 200,000 Catholic educators serving 7.6 million students in Catholic elementary and secondary schools, in religious education programs, in seminaries and in colleges and universities.