West Virginia - Student Assessments: Assessment Authority

Area: 
Assessment Authority
Policy Type: 
Statute
Year Adopted: 
2015
Summary: 

The West Virginia State Board of Education has full authority to adopt assessments. This authority was updated in 2015.

Body: 

The state board shall establish a comprehensive statewide student assessment program to assess student performance and progress in grades three through twelve.

Adopting Authority: 
State Board of Education
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
05/11/2016