Directions for Administration (DFAs) of Summative Assessments

Online Assessments

Smarter Balanced and California Science Test

California Spanish Assessment

California Alternate Assessment (CAA) DFAs

Secure DFAs for the CAAs for English language Arts/literacy (ELA) and mathematics and the CAA for Science are located in the Test Operation Management System (TOMS); select the [Secure Materials] button in the left navigation bar and then the [CAA Secure Materials] button to access. You must log on to TOMS to download these materials.

Smarter Balanced and CAST Paper–Pencil Test Administration

Paper–Pencil Tests

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California Science Test

Last Reviewed: Monday, March 23, 2020