Frequently Asked Questions about State AssessmentsJanuary 2017
What state tests are required this year?
What are these tests intended to measure?
When are Boulder Valley School District Students taking the test?
How will results be used?
How do we prepare students for testing?
What if I want to opt my student out of testing?
As provided for in state law and district policy, parents may excuse their students from taking CMAS, PARCC and state college preparatory and college admissions examinations. Click here to learn how to excuse your student from specific state tests.
Why computer-based test administration?
● Computer-based tests hold the potential for relatively swift delivery of student results, when compared to paper and pencil tests. We didn’t experience this potential advantage in the first year, but may later.
Where can I find information about data privacy and security?
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