Testing & Assessments
As a California public school we participate in all the state-mandated assessments listed below. These tests are used to measure learning progress and provide parents with clarification on how students are performing across subject areas . We hope to partner with parents and use the feedback from these assessments to help students reach their academic potential.
|TEST||DEFINITION||WHICH STUDENTS TEST?||WHEN|
|English Language Proficiency Assessments for California||All students designated as English Language Learners||Spring (TBD)|
|CAASPP||California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress||All students in grades 3-8||Spring (TBD)|
|CAST||California Science Test||Students in grades 5 & 8||Spring (TBD)|
|PFT||California Physical Fitness Test||Students in grades 5 & 7||Spring (TBD)|
|STAR 360*||Renaissance Star 360® includes interim assessments for early literacy, math, and reading||All ILA Students||Beginning and End of School Year|
* Although not mandated by the state, STAR 360 is an important measure used for curriculum planning and goal-setting.