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The Sacramento Cal-SOAP Consortium is one of 15 projects of the California Student Opportunity Access Program, administered statewide by the California Student Aid Commission.

The Sacramento Cal-SOAP directly serves students in 55 elementary, middle, and high schools throughout Sacramento County. The project provides tutoring services to students in nearly 80 AVID classes and delivers a college and financial aid advising program to approximately 5,300 students in nine high schools.

The Sacramento Consortium operates with the support of these partner organizations:

  • Sacramento County Office of Education
  • Capital Region AVID® Center
  • Breakthrough Sacramento and Sacramento Country Day School
  • California State University, Sacramento
  • University of California, Davis
  • Los Rios Community Colleges

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