Kentucky - Student Assessments: English Language Arts

English Language Arts
Policy Type: 

The assessments that are required are: End of Course English 2, Kentucky Performance Rating for Educational Progress (grades 3-8), and ACT Explore (8th grade), ACT Plan (10th grade), and ACT (11th grade).


Beginning in 1990, Kentucky chose to have an all-inclusive assessment and accountability system by having all Kentucky public school students participate in annual testing with the results of those assessments included in the state’s accountability system for schools and districts.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
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