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Parent Guides to Understanding


The Parent Guides to Understanding are two-page flyers written in easy-to-understand language that answer key questions (what, why, who, how, and when) about California's assessment programs. Information is also included about how parents can support their student's success.

California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress System

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Korean(PDF)
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Simplified Chinese(PDF)
Spanish(PDF)
Tagalog(PDF)
Traditional Chinese(PDF)
Vietnamese(PDF)

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English Language Proficiency Assessments for California

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Other Important Assessments

Other translations of the Physical Fitness Test and FITNESSGRAM® parent guide.

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Questions:   California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress Office | caaspp@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-8765
Last Reviewed: Tuesday, October 4, 2022
Recently Posted in Testing

  • Assessment Spotlight, Issue 199 (added 19-Aug-2022)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) email update, August 19, 2022.
  • Assessment Spotlight, Issue 198 (added 16-Aug-2022)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) email update, August 12, 2022.
  • Assessment Results Local Use Letter (added 10-Aug-2022)
    Student scores for the 2022 California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress and 2022 English Language Proficiency Assessments for California available on Test Operations Management Systems (TOMS).
  • Assessment Spotlight, Issue 197 (added 09-Aug-2022)
    California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) email update, August 5, 2022.