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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 TBD
TBD
TBD Yes
6 1x/year TBD TBD TBD Yes
iReady- Reading & Math K-8 Monthly
Fall:
Grades 1-8 8/17/20-9/4/20
Kindergarten 9/8/20-9/18/20
Fall:
Grades 1-8 8/17/20-9/4/20
Kindergarten 9/8/20-9/18/20
Fall:
Grades 1-8 8/17/20-9/4/20
Kindergarten 9/8/20-9/18/20
No
Winter:
Grades K-8 Nov/Dec 2020
Dates TBD
Winter:
Grades K-8 Nov/Dec 2020
Dates TBD
Winter:
Grades K-8 Nov/Dec 2020
Dates TBD
No
Spring:
Grades K-8
April/May 2021
Dates TBD
Spring:
Grades K-8
April/May 2021
Dates TBD
Spring:
Grades K-8 April/May 2021
Dates TBD
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:
K and 1st grade 
Late August 2020
Fall:
K and 1st grade
Late August 2020
Fall:
K and 1st grade
Late August
2020
No
Winter:
K and 1st grade
Early December 2020
Winter:
K and 1st grade
Early December 2020
Winter:
K and 1st grade
Early December 2020
No
Spring:
K and 1st grade
Late April
2021
Spring:
K and 1st grade
Late April 
2021
Spring:
K and 1st grade
Late April 2021
No
Spalding -
Phonogram
K-5 Monthly -- -- -- No
Spalding -
Spelling
K-5 Monthly -- -- -- No