National Assessment Survey

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507616
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507596
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 3
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507610
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 3
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507590
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507611
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507591
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 5
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507612
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 5
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507592
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 6
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507613
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 6
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507593
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 7
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507614
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 7
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507594
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507615
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507595
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507609
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507589
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 3
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507603
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 3
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507583
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507604
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507584
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 5
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507605
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 5
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507585
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 6
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507606
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 6
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507586
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 7
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507607
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 7
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507587
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507608
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507588
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Science
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507619
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Science
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507602
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Science
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507617
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Science
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507600
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment - Modified (PSSA-Modified)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Science
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507618
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Science
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507601
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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This primarily refers to end of course exams.
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Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Writing
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507599
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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This primarily refers to end of course exams.
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Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Writing
Grade Level 5
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507597
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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This primarily refers to end of course exams.
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Sponsor PA
Vendor Data Recognition Corp
Assessment Name Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Writing
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507598
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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This primarily refers to end of course exams.
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507633
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 3
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507627
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507628
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 5
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507629
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 6
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507630
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 7
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507631
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Math
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507632
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507626
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 3
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507620
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507621
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 5
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507622
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 6
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507623
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 7
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507624
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Reading
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507625
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Science
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507636
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Science
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507634
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor University of Pittsburgh
Assessment Name Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment (PASA)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Science
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507635
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 0
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507637
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 1
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507638
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 10
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507647
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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This primarily refers to end of course exams.
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Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 11
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507648
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 12
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507649
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 2
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507639
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 3
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507640
Assessment administeredNULL

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This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
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This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 4
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507641
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 5
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507642
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 6
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507643
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 7
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507644
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 8
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507645
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.

Sponsor PA
Vendor World-Class Instructional Design and Assessment (WIDA) Consortium
Assessment Name Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs)
Assessment Type Description Criterion
Discipline Description Eng Prof
Grade Level 9
Assessment URL http://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_%28pssa%29/8757/testing_calendar/507646
Assessment administeredNULL

This assessment is a customized version of a particular off the shelf commercial assessments
This assessment is formative or diagnostic and is not part of a high stakes framework
This assessment is administered to students who are not yet proficient in English
This assessment is administered to students with an IEP
This assessment is administered to students with significant cognitive disabilities
Most assessments are mandated but some, such as early graduation exams, may be elective exams
This is primarily the NAEP or other large scale assessment
This primarily refers to end of course exams.
A number of assessments are used to make retention decisions in particular grades.
These assessments are often administered multiple times to allow students multiple opportunities to progress to the next grade.