Achievement Testing District Test Coordinator Information

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Detailed Assessment Testing Calendar for 2014-2015

New State Assessment

The final selection and adoption of a new statewide achievement test is expected to occur in early October. As soon as possible after the State Board of Education adopts that new statewide achievement test, the Assessment Section will post a testing calendar and other information about the test.


AIMS Science
AIMS Science will be administered to students in Grades 4, 8, and High School.

  • Test Window – March 16 – April 24, 2015

AIMS HS (Writing, Reading, Mathematics)
Students expecting to graduate by the end of 2016 are permitted to participate in AIMS HS testing.

AIMS Testing Accommodations

  • AIMS Testing Accommodations: Guidelines for 2014-2016 (Coming in August)

AIMS Support Materials

AIMS Information Items


Links to Other Assessments


Contact Information Project Lead: Mary Pat Wood
Coordinator of State Test Administration
Arizona Department of Education