Regional System of District and School Support (RSDSS)

​​Orange County (Region 9)​​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The Regional System of District and School Support (RSDSS) is a statewide County Office of Education Network that provided technical assistance and professional learning. RSDSS brokers regional and statewide resources to maximize the capacity of Title I-funded schools and districts to build coherent, sustainable systems to improve outcomes and close the achievement gap.

Federal legislation requires all states to provide a statewide system of sustained support for districts and schools receiving Title I funding. In California, this support structure is organized through the state's configuration of 11 regions by the RSDSS. Each region, under the leadership of consortium of county superintendents provides regional coordination and collaboration of services through the RSDSS offices RSDSS continues to partner with the California Department of Education (CDE), the Comprehensive Assistance Center, and county offices of education to form the Statewide System of School Support and satisfy federal require​ments. ​

RSDSS Foundational Services

​The RSDSS Foundational Services works to assist Districts and Schools in the improvement of teaching and learning in the following ways.​ The RSDSS Team engages in improvement          processes with school districts including:
  • Guide LEAs to establish and implement an ​effective District team
  • Improve instructional practices
  • Engage in partnerships
  • Provide customized technical assistance and/or professional development
  • ​Gather and analyze date
  • Us​e data to establish school and district priorities
  • Use school plan to improve instruction
  • Provide guidance, information and brokering of services on research-based resources for increased parent support
  • Develop district professional development plan
Orange County Department of Education​​
​​200 Kalmus Drive
Costa Mesa, CA 92626-9050


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