New York - Student Assessments: English Language Arts

Area: 
English Language Arts
Policy Type: 
Rule
Summary: 

The assessments that are required are: New York State Testing Program (Grades 3-8 for ELA and Math, Grade 4 and 8 for Science); New York State English as a Second Language Achievement Test; PARCC (2010).

Body: 

The Office of State Assessment (OSA) is responsible for the coordination, development, and implementation of the New York State Testing Program (NYSTP). These examinations are administered to students in Kindergarten through Grade 12 enrolled in public, nonpublic, and charter schools throughout the State.

Adopting Authority: 
Chief State School Officer
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
11/24/2015