Accreditation

Timeline Detail of CR's Accreditation Work

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2013-2014

2013-2014 Accreditation Documents
CR Reports ACCJC Visiting Team Reports ACCJC Actions
10/15/13 Follow-up Report 12/12/13 Follow-up Report ACCJC Fiscal Letter
(8/16/13)

ACCJC Action Letter
(2/7/14)


 

 

2012-2013

  • August 2012 - CR Board of Trustees meeting with Special Trustee
  • October 15, 2012, CR submitted the Show Cause, Closure Plan and SLO Status Reports
2012-2013 Accreditation Documents
CR Reports ACCJC Visiting Team Reports ACCJC Actions
10/15/12 Show Cause
Report
ACCJC Visiting Team Report
(November 2012)
ACCJC Action Letter
(February 11, 2013)
10/15/12 Show Cause Evidence    
10/15/12 Closure Plan    
10/15/12 SLO Status Report    
10/15/12 SLO Evidence    
12/14/12 CR ACCJC Addendum    

 

 

2011-2012

  • In July 2011, CR submited an Accreditation Self-Study Report in Support of Reaffirmation of Accreditation.
  • In October 2011, CR submitted a letter to the ACCJC to update the Commission on work completed after the report had been file.
  • A 13-member Accreditation Visit Team came to the college during the week of October 17, 2011 to conduct a comprehensive visit in support of reaffirmation of Accreditation.
  • In January 2012, the ACCJC took action to place College of the Redwoods on Show Cause and to require that the College submit a Show Cause Report by October 15, 2012.  The report will be followed by a visit of Commission representatives. 
  • February 12, 2012 - The Accreditation Oversight Committee is established.
  • April 6, 2012 - Jack Scott Visits CR
  • April 6, 2012 - CR Board of Trustees adopts resolution to hire a special trustee.
2011-2012 Accreditation Documents
CR Reports ACCJC Visiting Reports ACCJC Actions

CR Self Study Report (2011)

EVIDENCE for CR Self Study Report

Supplemental Letter and Evidence

ACCJC Visiting Team Report (December 2011)

ACCJC Action Letter

(February 1, 2012)


 

 

2010-2011

  • In October 2010, CR submitted an Accreditation Follow-up report to address the 2009 Recommendation regarding Leadership and Governance.
  • On November 22, 2010, Dr. John Nixon and Dr. Norval Wellsfry visited the college to verify the progress stated in the October 15 Follow-Up Report.
  • In January, 2011, the ACCJC took action to adopt a new recommendation, as follows:
  • "In order to improve institutional effectiveness through acitons and decisions affecting programs, services, and resource allcoation, the team recommends that the college use and follow its established policies and processes for planning and evaluation." (Standard I.B. 1, 2, 3, 4, and 6)

2010-2011 Accreditation Documents
CR Progress Reports ACCJC Visiting Reports ACCJC Actions

FINAL October 15, 2010 Follow-Up Report

EVIDENCE for October 15, 2010 Follow-Up Report (17 mb)

November 22, 2010 ACCJC Evaluation Team Report

ACCJC Action Letter

(January 31, 2011)


 

 

2009-2010

  • In October 2009, CR submitted an Accreditation Follow-up report to address two recommendations: Program Review (2008); and Leadership and Governance (2009).
  • On  October 20 and 21, 2009, Dr. Marie Smith and Mr. James Barr visited the college to verify the progress stated in the October 15 Follow-Up Report.
  • In December, 2009 CR submitted an Accreditation Follow-Up Report Addendum to provide information to the Commission about more recent activities.
  • In January, 2010, the ACCJC acted to remove the college from warning, with the requirement that the college complete a Follow-Up report by October 15, 2010.  That report will be followed by a visit of Commission representatives.  The follow-up report should demonstrate the institution's resolution of one remaining recommendation.
2009-2010 Accreditation Documents
CR Progress Reports ACCJC Visiting Reports ACCJC Actions
Accreditation Response Report
(October 15, 2009)
Follow-up report to the 10/20/09-10/21/09 ACCJC Visit
ACCJC Action Letter
(January 29, 2010)
Accreditation Evidence
(October 15, 2009)
   
Accreditation Addendum Report
(December 11, 2009)
   
Accreditation Evidence
(December 11, 2009)
   

 

 

2008-2009

  • In October 2008, CR submitted a focused midterm report to address the one remaining recommendation for which substantial progress must be shown (Recommendation 5).
  • On Dec. 5, 2008, Dr. Barbara Beno and Dr. Marie Smith visited the college to check progress on this remaining recommendation.
  • In January, 2009, the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) met again and removed CR from sanction but requested an additional report with a scheduled follow-up visit to confirm ongoing progress.
  • A follow-up report was submitted to the ACCJC on April 1, 2009.
  • On April 9, 2009, CR’s Academic Senate sent a rebuttal letter to the commission.
  • On April 17, 2009 Dr. Marie Smith and Dr. James Barr visited CR to verify the progress stated in the April 1 follow-up report.
  • In June, 2009 the Commission took action to place CR back on warning status and requested a follow-up report, due October 15, 2009, to address the institution’s resolution of two recommendations. 
2008-2009 Accreditation Documents
CR Progress Reports ACCJC Visiting Reports ACCJC Actions
Final CR Educational Master Plan (2009-2020) ACCJC Visiting Team Report
(May 20, 2009)
Corrected ACCJC Action Letter
(July 6, 2009)
Addendum to the CR Follow-Up Response of April 1, 2009
(April 13, 2009)
   

Accreditation Evidence
(April 2009)

   
Accreditation Response Report
(April 1, 2009)
   
Accreditation Evidence
(Dec. 2008)
ACCJC Visiting Team Report
(December 5, 2008)
ACCJC Action Letter
(February 3, 2009)
Final Midterm Report
(Oct. 10, 2008)
   

 

 

2007-2008

  • A written progress report was sent to the commission on Oct. 12, 2007 to meet an Oct. 15, 2007 deadline.  
  • On November 5, 2007, the ACCJC sent a Visitation Team to CR.. They interviewed many people from many different areas of the college and verified the documentation that went into our progress report. The Visitation Team submitted its report to the Commission on Dec. 5. 
  • CR subsequently submitted additional documentation to the ACCJC in an Addendum on Dec. 10.
  • After the commission met in January 2008, CR was continued on Warning, noting that CR had made substantial progress, but had not yet made sufficient progress on all recommendations.
  • CR submitted another progress report to the commission on April 1, 2008, followed by another visit on April 4, 2008.
  • Prior to the comission's meeting in June, CR submitted another Addendum.
  • In June 2008, the commission removed the Probationary Status and upgraded the college to Warning Status.
2007-2008 Accreditation Documents
CR Progress Reports ACCJC Visiting Reports ACCJC Actions
CR Progress Report
(October 15, 2007)

Addendum
(December 10, 2007)

ACCJC Visiting Team Report
(November 5, 2007)
ACCJC Action Letter
(January 31, 2008)
CR Progress Report
(April 2008)

Appendices (April 2008)

Addendum (May 2008)

ACCJC Visiting Team Report
(April 2008)
ACCJC Action Letter
(June 2008)

 

 

2006-2007

  • CR was required to submit a second progress report by March 15, 2007 followed by a commission team site visit in April 2007. 
  • The commission met in June and made its decision to place CR on Probation Status.
2006-2007 Accreditation Documents
CR Progress Reports ACCJC Visiting Reports ACCJC Actions
CR Progress Report
(March 15, 2007)
ACCJC Visiting Team Report
(April 2007)

ACCJC Action Letter
(June 2007)


 

 

2005-2006

  • A nine-member accreditation team made a site visit to CR Oct. 18 through Oct. 20, 2005.
  • After the team submitted its report to the commission, CR was notified in February 2006 that it had been placed on warning status.
  • A progress report was submitted by CR on March 15, 2006.
  • Following a team site visit, CR was continued on warning by a commission decision in June 2006.
2005-2006 Accreditation Documents
CR Progress Reports ACCJC Visiting Reports ACCJC Actions
CR Self-Study Report
(July 2005)
ACCJC Visiting Team Report
(October 2005)
ACCJC Action Letter
(January, 2006)

CR Progress Report
(March 15, 2006)

ACCJC Visiting Team Report
(April 2006)
ACCJC Action Letter
(June 2006)
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