Richardson ISD

Accountability and Continuous Improvement

The Accountability and Continuous Improvement (ACI) Department is a service-oriented organization that takes a vast amount of complex data and transforms it into objective and actionable information to support student achievement and success.


students working assignment
The ACI Department is comprised of four subdivisions including Assessment, Data Analysis and Reporting, Research and Evaluation, and Applications Development. Each department provides information for campuses, administrative, and executive staff to make informed decisions related to district initiatives.

The ACI Department supports district planning and initiatives by:

  • monitoring state and federal accountability systems
  • coordinating state and federal assessment programs
  • evaluating student programs
  • reporting student performance results