Manuals and Instructions

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All CAASPP Quick Start Guides have been moved to the CAASPP Quick Start Guides Web page.

Administration of the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress Assessments


2018–19 CAASPP Online Test Administration Manual (Posted 01/08/19)

Technical Specifications and Configuration Guide for CAASPP Online Testing—Entire manual (Posted 09/04/18)

Guide to CAASPP Completion Status and Roster Management (Posted 10/18/18)

CAASPP Security Incidents and Appeals Procedure Guide—Entire manual (Posted 02/16/18)


CAASPP Administration Instructions:

Coordinator Instructions

Universal Tools, Designated Supports, and Accommodations:

Accessibility Resources

Guides and Guidelines, Including Matrix One

For more information regarding student accessibility, visit the California Department of Education CAASPP Student Accessibility Resources web page external icon.

Post-Test and Reporting


2017–18 CAASPP Post-Test Guide—Select this link to expand or collapse the list of downloadable options. (Posted 05/08/18)

Administration of the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments




Administration of the California Spanish Assesment

Manuals and Instructions:

Archive Libraries

Please refer to the following archive libraries for materials from earlier CAASPP administrations: