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Western Division

Thank you for visiting our website! We appreciate your membership, involvement or interest in ACSI, and we pray that you'll find support and encouragement in your Divisional family. In the Resources menu on the right, you'll find the information you need to connect, find specialized resources you may need and more. Please don't hesitate to contact our office if you have questions or need support. May God bless you as you minister to His children! We are stronger together. 


  • Leadership Network Meetings (formerly known as District Administrator Meetings) are back this Fall! Some will be virtual and some will be LIVE! Click here to see when and where a meeting will be held for your area. Though these meetings are FREE to attend, registration is required. Registration will open soon! 
  • Workshop: Laws Important to Christian School Operations
    A common challenge for Christian Schools is keeping up with the laws that impact a school's operations, protect a school from liability, preserve the school's resources, and defend a school's religious liberties. While we live in a litigious society, school leaders can help their organizations avoid unnecessary disputes and litigation through sound policies and a basic understanding of relevant federal and state laws. Provided by ACSI's Legal & Legislative Issues Department, this workshop is designed to help you has a Christian school leader gain a better understanding of laws that impact your school and help you guide your organization to better policies, procedures, and practices.

    Workshop Fee: $139/person

    September 1, 2021 | Pacific Christian, Seattle, WA - REGISTER
    October 8, 2021 | Valor Christian, Denver, CO - REGISTER
    November 10, 2021 | Northwest Christian, Phoenix, AZ - REGISTER

    This workshop includes six hours of instruction and is approved for 1 CEU.

  • Teacher Induction Program [TIP] Notice:
    Once again ACSI will be hosting an Induction Program this fall to assist teachers in clearing their state credential. We do this through the Sacramento County Office of Ed. [SCOE]

    COST: The cost is $1,800 per candidate and typically requires two years for a total of $3,600. Payable to SCOE.

    MENTORS: Each candidate must have a mentor trained by SCOE. If you plan or even suspect that you may have a teacher wanting to participate and you do not have a trained mentor on staff, now would be a good time to have someone trained via Zoom July 27 & 28 from 9AM to 3PM.  There is no cost for the training. Please send name(s) and email address to and he will see that they are sent an invitation.

    REGISTRATION: Teacher registration will open the first week in August online. ACSI will send a notice with the web link.
    QUESTIONS?: Contact or 916.647.3407     
  • COVID-19 Events & Resources - For additional events and resources related to Christian schooling during this unprecedented time, please check out our extensive COVID-19 Resource Page


Western Division Contact

Cecil Swetland

Dr. Cecil Swetland
Senior Director, Western Division

NEW! Western Division Mailing Address
2375 E. Imperial Hwy., #1007
Brea, CA 92821