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CoAlt: Reading, Writing and Mathematics


Mira Monroe
Principal Consultant, Special Education
Assessment Unit

Important Announcements


The Colorado Alternate Assessments (CoAlt) for reading, writing and mathematics are standards-based assessments designed specifically for students with significant cognitive disabilities.  These assessments are meant to provide a picture of student progress towards the Expanded Benchmarks for schools, districts, educators, parents and the community.

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11th Grade Alternate Assessment

The 11th grade alternate assessment is for students who qualify for the alternate assessment, and who will not be taking the CO ACT. For more information on the 11th grade alternate assessment contact the Exceptional Student Services Unit.

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