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Annual Student Assessments

Colorado HB 15-1323 requires that all Colorado public schools publish the information on this page, regarding state-mandated assessments. (source)
 

Douglas County School District

 

State Assessment Excusal Requests

DCSD requires parents/guardians to use the EngagED Parent Portal to request an excusal for their child(ren) from the current academic year’s state assessments. Click for instructions.
 

Current Year American Academy Assessment Schedule

If you are a parent/guardian requesting a paper version of the assessment, please email Robyn Hunt by December 5, 2019.
 
ASSESSMENT GRADES FREQUENCY 2020-2021 SCHEDULE, IF APPLICABLE OPT-OUT AVAILABLE
CP MB LM
CMAS -
ELA & Math
3-8
1x/year
April 2021
 
April 2021
 
April 2021 Yes
CMAS -
Science
 5 & 8 (Science)
1x/year
April 2021
April 2021
April 2021
Yes
CogAT 3 1x/year February 2021 February 2021 February 2021 Yes
6 1x/year November 2020 November 2020 November 2020 Yes
iReady- Reading & Math K-8 Monthly
Fall:
Grades 1-8 8/24/20-9/4/20
Kindergarten 9/10/20-9/25/20
Fall:
Grades 1-8 8/24/20-9/4/20
Kindergarten 9/10/20-9/25/20
Fall:
Grades 1-8 8/24/20-9/4/20
Kindergarten 9/10/20-9/25/20
No
Winter:
Grades K-8
12/1/20-12/15/20
Winter:
Grades K-8 12/1/20-12/15/20
Winter:
Grades K-8 12/1/20-12/15/20
No
Spring:
Grades K-8
4/26/21-5/7/21
Spring:
Grades K-8
4/26/21- 5/7/21
Spring:
Grades K-8 12/26/21-5/7/21
No
ACCESS K-8
ELL- (English Language Learners) students only; Reading, Writing, Speaking, Listening
1x/year
Jan/Feb 2021
Dates TBD
Jan/Feb
2021
Dates TBD
Jan/Feb
2021
Dates TBD
No
DIBELS K-1 Minimum 3x/year (Fall, Winter & Spring)
Fall:
by end of 3rd week of school
(8/17/20-9/4/20)
Fall:
by end of 3rd week of school
(8/17/20-9/4/20)
Fall:
by end of 3rd week of school
(8/17/20-9/4/20)
No
Winter:
11/30/20-12/11/20
Winter:
11/30/20-12/11/20
Winter:
11/30/20-12/11/20
No
Spring:
04/26/21-05/07/21
Spring:
04/26/21-05/07/21
Spring:
04/26/21-05/07/21
No
Spalding -
Phonogram
K-5 Monthly -- -- -- No
Spalding -
Spelling
K-5 Monthly -- -- -- No