Important CAASPP information
Please read the attached PDF's for more information.


This year, your child will take the following test(s), depending on their grade level:

·      Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for English language arts/literacy and   mathematics in grades three through eight

·     California Science Test (CAST) in grades five and eight 

The Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments and the CAST are online tests that measure what your student knows and is able to do. The tests include many different types of questions that allow students to interact with the test questions. Results help identify gaps in knowledge or skills early on so your child can get the support needed to be successful in school.

CAASPP Testing Dates:  CAST (5th grade only) April 15th-17th / ELA & Math: April 21st-May 8th