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Assessment Fact Sheets


The Assessment Fact Sheets are one-page flyers that answer key questions (what, why, who, how, and when) about each assessment program in California. The Assessment Fact Sheets can be used to communicate with all educational stakeholder groups including teachers, parents, board members, and community partners.

California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) System

English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC)

Other Important Tests

Questions:   California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress Office | caaspp@cde.ca.gov | 916-445-8765
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, July 15, 2020
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