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Academic Auditing

The Governor’s Office of Student Achievement (GOSA) serves as the reporting and accountability agency for education in Georgia. As such, it is charged by law (O.C.G.A. §20-14-25) with inspecting academic records of P-16 schools to ensure that education institutions are faithful to performance accountability requirements.

In 2008, GOSA launched its academic auditing program, an additional component to its service of reporting student progress and completion within Georgia’s public schools. Through an academic audit, GOSA reviews student assessment data and other school records reported to the Georgia Department of Education to confirm accuracy and explore the effectiveness of local school initiatives in improving achievement. Valid data are crucial for improvement planning, education policy development, and determining the performance status of schools under the Federal No Child Left Behind Act.

Academic stakeholders may refer information regarding schools or local systems to GOSA that may demonstrate a potential need for an academic audit. Click here to access the referral form.

Reports: As GOSA completes academic audits of schools and local systems, it will make final reports available below for stakeholders.

EOCT Erasure Analysis Reports

CRCT Erasure Analysis Reports

Frequently Asked Questions

Below are questions that are frequently asked about the audit program. Download the audit brochure that contains similar information.