Arizona’s New Statewide Achievement Test

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In October 2014, the Arizona State Board of Education is planning to adopt a new statewide achievement test for Arizona students. In order to help communicate the purpose of the new test and several important aspects of the upcoming implementation process, the Arizona Department of Education has created a series of helpful resources to guide all stakeholders through the transition.

The Basics

Overview (English)
Overview (Español)

The Selection Process (English)
The Selection Process (Español)

Computer-Based Assessment (English)
Computer-Based Assessment (Español)

End-of-Course (EOC) Testing (English)
End-of-Course (EOC) Testing (Español)

Scoring (English)
Scoring (Español)

Accountability (English)
Accountability (Español)

Additional Resources

Arizona’s Sample Assessment Items

Please check this page often as we will regularly be adding new resources.

Stay Involved

The Arizona Department of Education will be seeking educator involvement in several projects related to the new assessment. If you are interested, please complete or update a committee application.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please email Testing@azed.gov.