The Sacramento County Office of Education (SCOE) is one of 58 county offices of education in California. Approximately 650 regular and more than 950 temporary and substitute SCOE staff work year-round providing services which complement and supplement those offered by public school districts in Sacramento County. SCOE provides technical assistance, curriculum and instructional support, staff development, legal and financial advice, and oversight to Sacramento County school districts.
SCOE plays a leadership role in the delivery of quality education to the students in Sacramento County. SCOE directly educates more than 30,000 children and adults, and provides support services to more than 243,000 students (source: 2021–22 DataQuest) in 13 school districts. Many SCOE programs and services are available to schools, districts, and other county offices of education within the Capital Service Region.
In addition, SCOE is considered a leader of the Capital Service Region, a 10-county area consisting of Alpine, Colusa, El Dorado, Nevada, Placer, Sacramento, Sierra, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba Counties. SCOE's Classified staff are represented by the California School Employees Association (CSEA Chapter 480). SCOE's Certificated staff are represented by the Sacramento County Teachers Association (SCOETA).
Whether it's a professional learning activity, resources for educators, or information for families and our community, SCOE helps ensure schools operate in an efficient, service-oriented manner while focusing on the bottom line: student achievement.
Explore SCOE’s recent accomplishments by downloading the Superintendent’s Year in Review (prepared annually for the County Board of Education) or download overviews of select SCOE initiatives. News articles highlighting recent events and accomplishments can be found in the SCOE news archive.