Arizona Social Studies Standards (Approved 10.22.2018)
Civics Test Information
If a student has not yet completed or passed (60%) the Civics Exam due to barriers related to the COVID-19 public health emergency, that student’s diploma should not be withheld and/or it should not prevent them from graduating per SBE guidance.
There will be a two year implementation timeline for the newly adopted standards. 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 are transitional implementation years, while full implementation will occur in 2020-2021. Download the complete Standards document (Word Version) Anchor Standards (Accessible version)
Standards by Grade Band
Grade Levels at a Glance
HISTORY AND SOCIAL SCIENCE STANDARDS SUPPORT MATERIALS
Administrator Tool Kit
Progression of Anchor Standards
COVID-19 HELPFUL GUIDANCE AND INFORMATION:The Arizona Department of Education’s Virtual Learning Hub is a resource for teachers and families to assist them as they plan for non-traditional instruction and should be used with discretion and in the way that best fits with their school/district curricula. This is a living document that will be updated frequently.