Latest News and Tips for the CAASPP Administration
2023–24 CAASPP Online Test Administration Manual Now AvailableThe CAASPP Online Test Administration Manual has been updated for 2023–24 and can be accessed from the CAASPP and ELPAC Manuals web page. This web-based manual includes a list of What's New in the CAASPP System in 2023–24 .
Available Now: Asynchronous Hand Scoring Learning Modules
On behalf of the CDE, ETS is pleased to announce the availability of asynchronous learning modules which guide educators on how to hand score the Smarter Balanced Interim Assessment performance tasks for English Language Arts/Literacy (ELA) and mathematics. The new asynchronous learning modules can be accessed on the following web pages:
Testing in California
California local educational agency (LEA) testing coordinators can use this website to find helpful information, instructions, training, forms, and external links for test administration.
LEAs are administering the following tests:
English language arts/literacy and mathematics assessments (grades three through eight and grade eleven):
- Smarter Balanced
- California Alternate Assessments (CAAs)
Science assessments (grades five and eight and high school):
- California Science Test
- CAA for Science
Spanish assessments (grades three through eight and high school):
- California Spanish Assessment