Indiana - Student Assessments: English Language Arts

Area: 
English Language Arts
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

The assessments that are required are: Acuity (Grades 3-8, Algebra 1, English 10), End of Course Assessments (Algebra 1, English 10, Biology 1), IMAST (Grades 3-8), IREAD (K-2), IREAD (3), Indiana Standards Tool for Alternate Reporting (ELA, Math, Science, Social Studies in grades 3-8 and high school), ISTAR (KR), Indiana Statewide Test for Educational Progress (Grades 3-8)

Body: 

Indiana dropped the PARCC assessment in 2013. They currently have the Acuity test for grades 3 through 8, and also tests in Algebra 1 and English 10; the End of Course Assessments for Algebra 1, English 10, and Biology 1; the IMAST for grades 3 through 8; IREAD for K through 3; the Indiana Standards Tool for Alternate Reporting in ELA, math, science, social studies for grades 3 through 8 and high school; and the Indiana Statewide Test for Educational Progress in grades 3 through 8.

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