Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSA)
Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools
ASD is one of over 3,000 schools, school districts and educational institutions in the United States and over 85 countries, that are accredited members of the Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS). ASD was first accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools in 1976. The reaccreditation process takes place every seven years, with ASD’s most recent re-accreditation in 2013.
MSA accreditation provides ASD with the knowledge and processes for implementing school improvement and achieving higher levels of student performance.