CENIC's statewide network already serves California's K-20 public research and education, including 8000 K-12 school sites connected through the 58 County Offices of Education, all 109 of California's Community Colleges and many off-campus centers, all 23 campuses of the California State University, all 10 campuses of the University of California as well as the 3 private research universities (Caltech, Stanford, University of Southern California) and several other independent colleges and universities plus major research centers. This project intends to improve connectivity via direct fiber connections for the following education anchor sites in the 18 counties:

19 K-12 County Offices of Education:
(These 19 anchor K-12 sites will connect 1871 K-12 school sites to the CENIC network via leased circuits or direct fiber. These school sites currently serve 988,864 students.)
  • Amador
  • Calaveras
  • Colusa
  • El Dorado
  • Fresno
  • King
  • Kern
  • Mariposa
  • Merced
  • Madera
  • Nevada
  • Placer
  • Tuolumne
  • Tulare
  • Tulare Earlimart COE Hub
  • San Joaquin
  • Stanislaus
  • Sutter
  • Yuba

14 California Community College Districts and Colleges:
(Whenever there is a Community College District with multiple campuses, the campuses usually connect to CENIC through their District. These colleges currently enroll approximately 200,000 students.)
  • Bakersfield College (part of Kern Community College District)
  • College of the Sequoias
  • Columbia College
  • Fresno City College (part of State Center Community College District)
  • Kern Community College District
  • Merced College
  • Modesto Junior College (part of Yosemite Community College District)
  • Porterville College
  • Reedley College
  • San Joaquin Delta College
  • State Center Community College District
  • West Hills College Lemoore
  • Yosemite Community College District
  • Yuba Community College District and College

California State Universities:
(These colleges currently enroll approximately 30,500 students.)
  • CSU Bakersfield
  • CSU Fresno
  • CSU Stanislaus