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Important Dates

September 28, 2013:

Deadline for schools to submit their final expenditure reports, which must reflect additional funds received for the 2012-2013 school year (year 3).
Please e-mail an electronic version of your report to, and Dian Prestwich Also, please sign and date your report and mail it to:

Marti Rodriguez
Colorado Department of Education
201 East Colfax Ave., Room 208
Denver, CO 80203


DIBELS Benchmark Timelines:

DIBELS Benchmark scores are reported to the University of Oregon Center on Teaching and Learning DIBELS Data System at least 3 times per year: Progress monitoring data should be entered on an ongoing basis throughout the school year.

Please follow the DIBELS benchmark testing timeline as closely as possible.

  • 1-2 weeks after school starts: Fall Testing
  • January 7-23, 2013: Winter Testing
  • April 29-May 17, 2013: Spring Testing

Please note: Schools must submit all evaluation paperwork by all deadlines to be considered eligible for any subsequent Read To Achieve grant funding.

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