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Important Announcements

Mathematics Assessment Options for 2014-2015, a chart of the possible PARCC mathematics assessments students may take, based on their current grade, in school year 2014-2015 is now available. 

CMAS: Science and Social Studies Spring 2014 Procedures Manual is available.

CMAS: Science and Social Studies Spring 2014 Test Administrator Manuals are available.

CMAS: Data Supplement is available.

CMAS: Accommodations Supplement is available.

 

Spring 2014 CMAS Technical Updates

TestNav - Technical Update 

TestNav - Updating TestNav Apps  for iOS and Chromebooks

TestNav - Disabling Accelerators in Internet Explorer

 

 

Assessment Windows

Colorado Measures of Academic Success

Science and Social Studies assessments first operational window Spring 2014.

 

Frequently Requested Documents/Pages

Basic Skills College Placement Assessment

Last spring, legislation concerning the administration of basic skills college placement assessments to public school students was introduced in Colorado, HB 12-1345. CDE, DHE and CCCS will work collaboratively to provide support and resources for administration of the ACCUPLACER to Colorado public high school students. Click here for additional information.

Assessment Timeline

2013

 


 

 2014

 

 

 

 

 

2015

  • TCAP
  • CoAlt
  • Colorado ACT
  • ACCESS for ELLs

 

  • TCAP (Reading, Writing and Mathematics)
  • New CMAS: Science and Social Studies
  • CoAlt: Reading, Writing and Mathematics
  • New CoAlt: Science and Social Studies
  • CO ACT
  • ACCESS for ELLs

 

  • New English Language Arts and Mathematics Assessment (PARCC assessment expected, computer based)
  • CMAS: Science and Social Studies
  • New Alternate English Language Arts and Mathematics Assessment (DLM assessment expected)
  • CoAlt: Science and Social Studies
  • CO ACT
  • ACCESS for ELLs

 

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