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Implementation of CAASPP

Reports to the legislature required by California Education Code pertaining to the implementation of the California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) System.
Annual Analysis of Test Results

Annual analysis of the results and test scores of the CAASPP summative assessments as required by California Education Code Section 60630(a).                                                                                        

Annual Implementation Update

Annual update providing a five-year cost projection, implementation plan, and timeline for implementing the CAASPP System as required by California Education Code Section 60604(b).

Annual Independent Evaluation of CAASPP

An evaluation report prepared by the Human Resources Research Organization provides objective technical advice and consultation on activities to be undertaken in implementing the CAASPP System, as required by California Education Code Section 60649(c).

  • 2015 CAASPP Independent Evaluation Report (Coming soon.)
Superintendent Recommendations

Recommendations for expanding the CAASPP System as required by California Education Code Section 60640(c).

Recommendations for the Full Implementation of Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments as required by California Education Code Section 60648.5.

Questions:   California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress Office | caaspp@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-8765
Last Reviewed: Thursday, April 28, 2016
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  • CAASPP Update, Issue 216 (added 27-Jul-2017)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, July 26, 2017.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 215 (added 20-Jul-2017)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, July 19, 2017.
  • Districts Selected for NAEP (updated 14-Jul-2017)
    Districts selected to participate in the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) for 2018.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 214 (added 12-Jul-2017)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, July 12, 2017.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 213 (added 06-Jul-2017)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, July 5, 2017.

  • Three Year Assessment Timeline (updated 29-Jun-2017)
    Gantt chart of the assessments administered to students in grades, kindergarten through 12.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 212 (added 29-Jun-2017)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, June 28, 2017.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 211 (added 22-Jun-2017)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, June 22, 2017.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 210 (added 15-Jun-2017)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, June 14, 2017.
  • CAASPP Update, Issue 209 (added 12-Jun-2017)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, June 7, 2017.