CAASPP Score Reporting

2023–24 Student Score Report (SSR) Redesign

Starting 2023–24, students and families will receive redesigned SSRs for the CAASPP and ELPAC summative tests.

To learn more about the improvements and key benefits of the SSR redesign, view the Key Messages About the 2023–24 Redesigned Student Score Reports resource and the SSR Redesign Benefits Flyer.

To view sample SSRs, visit the CAASPP Sample Student Score Reports web page.

2023–24 Assessments Results Release Timeline

The following table provides estimated release dates of 2023–24 assessment results in TOMS, CERS, and parent and student portals.

Visit the Distributing SSRs Link to external site section in the CAASPP and ELPAC Scoring and Reporting Guide for information on SSR Distribution to parents and guardians.

Assessment(s) Student Score Data File and CERS Estimated Release SSRs Estimated Release
California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for English language arts/literacy (ELA), mathematics and California Science Test (CAST) Late May 2024 Late May 2024
California Alternate Assessments (CAAs) for ELA, mathematics, and Science Early September 2024 Early September 2024
California Spanish Assessment (CSA) Early September 2024 Early September 2024

After the first release of results, the ongoing release of SSRs will occur daily.

Please note that the Student Score Data Files and the Test Results for California's Assessments website will display California Science Test (CAST) and CAA for Science results for the graduating students in grade twelve, including students who took the high school CAST or high school CAA for Science in grade ten or grade eleven.

With the newly redesigned SSRs, ELA, mathematics, and science assessments are all combined into a single PDF SSR. PDF SSR lengths are anticipated to be as follows:

  • Smarter Balanced for ELA and mathematics: four pages
  • Smarter Balanced for ELA and mathematics with the CAST: five pages
  • CAAs for ELA and mathematics: three pages
  • CAAs for ELA and mathematics with the CAA for Science: four pages
  • CAST or CAA for Science only: two pages

SSR Cover Letter Templates

SSR cover letter templates are available for LEA staff to customize and send to parents/guardians along with the child's SSR. SSR cover letter templates are available for CAASPP, CAAs, and CSA in English, Spanish, Standard Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Filipino, Vietnamese, Korean, Arabic, and Russian. These letters are an optional resource and are not required to be sent with the SSR.

Letter Templates

CAASPP Student Data File Layout

CAASPP Smarter Balanced Student Growth Report

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Last Reviewed: May 25, 2023