CAASPP Smarter Balanced Assessment
ABC Unified will participate in the Smarter Balanced Assessment System, a new computer-based educational testing program which replaced the state’s STAR tests.
The CAASPP Test is to be administered in accordance with the following student participation expectations:
For grades 3 through 8, all students will participate.
For grade 11, all students will participate.
The only students exempt from participating in the CAASPP are:
Students who will participate in the California Alternate Performance Assessment (CalAlt); and
English–language arts field test only, English learners who have been attending school in the United States for less than 12 months.