Standards: English Language Arts


icon Important message to readThere will be a two year implementation timeline for the newly adopted standards. 2017-2018 is a transitional implementation year, while full implementation will occur in 2018-2019. AzMERIT will be aligned to the new standards beginning with the spring 2019 exam.

Arizona English Language Arts Standards (Adopted December 2016)


Arizona English Language Arts Standards Grade Bands (Approved 6.28.10)



Contact Information: Sean Ross, Director of English Language Arts | 602-542-5342