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Assessing Students with a Disability

It is the goal of the Accommodations and Assessment Consultant within the Office of Special Education, Exceptional Student Services Unit, to keep you informed of educational trends related to standards-based instruction, accommodations, and classroom assessment for students with a disability. For assistance or questions, please contact:

Linda Lamirande 

District Interim/Benchmark Assessment

State Assessment

11th Grade Alternate Assessment for the Colorado ACT

Note:  Students who need accommodations but do not participation requirements for alternate assessment would need to register for accommodations through the Colorado ACT system.

Dates for Spring 2015

  • Testing Window: March 30 - April 24, 2015
  • Data Entry on the Data Pipeline Site: April 27-May 8, 2015
    Approve and Sumit Verify Collection:  May 15, 2015
    Collection Closes May 15, 2015

District Assessment Coordinators/Data Respondents

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Denver, CO 80203
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Fax: 303-830-0793
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