State Testing

CAASPP: California Assessment of Student Progress & Performance


California Science Test (CAST) and Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC).

Science
  • California Science Test (CAST)
  • Grades 5, 8, & 10-12
  • Aligned to new Next Generation Science Standards
  • Computer Based Test
  • This is a new test and students will complete the field test spring 2018
  • Scores will not be reported this year
English Language Arts and Math
  • Smarter Balanced Tests (SBAC)
  • Grades 3-8 & 11
  • Aligned to new Common Core State Standards (CCSS)
  • Computer Adaptive Test (CAT)
  • Wider range of test questions
  • Scores will be reported