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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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    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, September 7, 2017.
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    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, August 30, 2017.
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    Matrix Four displays the universal tools, designated supports, and accommodations (non-embedded) allowed as part of the English Language Proficiency Assessments for California beginning October 1, 2017.
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    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, August 16, 2017.

  • CAASPP Update, Issue 220 (added 28-Aug-2017)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, August 23, 2017.
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    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, August 9, 2017.
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    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) e-mail update, July 26, 2017.