School Support and Accountability


Welcome to the Office of School Support and Accountability (SSA)! Here you will find useful and timely information about programs and initiatives administered by SSA and issues important to the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965, as reauthorized (ESEA).

About Us


To provide coordinated policy development, performance management, technical assistance, and data analysis services through a state support team structure that will deepen partnerships with states and more effectively support their implementation of key reforms that will lead to improved outcomes for all students.



Contact Information

  • Patrick Rooney
    Director, School Support and Accountability
    U.S. Department of Education
    400 Maryland Ave. S.W,
    Washington D.C. 20202-6132