Idaho - Student Assessments: Science

Area: 
Science
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

The assessments that are required are: Idaho Standards Achievement Tests (ISAT) administered to students in grades 3-10 is reading, language usage, and mathematics. it also assesses science skills in grades 5, 7, and 10. End of Course assessments (Biology, Chemistry in High School). Idaho is also a governing member of SBAC.

Body: 

Idaho is a governing member of the SBAC. Idaho also has the Idaho Standards Achievement Tests (ISATS) which is administered to students in grades 3-10 in reading, language usage, and mathematics. It also assesses science skills in grades 5, 7, and 10, and End of Course assessments in biology and chemistry for high school students.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
02/11/2015