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STAR CMA Blueprints

Information for the California Modified Assessment (CMA).

English-Language Arts

Blueprint Preface

Grades Three to Eleven (DOC)

Mathematics

Blueprint Preface

Grades Three to Seven, Algebra I, and Geometry (DOC)

Science

Blueprint Preface

Grade Five, Grade Eight, and Life Science Grade Ten (DOC)

Questions:   California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress Office | caaspp@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-8765
Last Reviewed: Monday, November 7, 2016
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