Testing - Student Assessment
Current Test Schedule (PDF)
Regional Asmt Support (PDF)
Teaching and Learning
Thursday - April 18, 2013
Final Next Generation Science Standards Released
Thursday - March 14, 2013
OAKS Mathematics: Spanish Read Aloud
Wednesday - February 27, 2013
Spanish Computer-Based Read Aloud for OAKS Online Math
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2012 -2013 Subject Specific Assessment Updates
The Office of Assessment and Information Systems (OAIS) have developed new Assessment Updates for the 2012-2013 school year. These one page handouts are available for English Language Arts, Math, Science and Social Sciences (ELPA will be posted later this school year). Information related to achievement standards (cut scores), test specifications and blueprints, OAKS online Sample Tests, Local Performance Tasks (Work Samples), Essential Skills, as well as web links to valuable subject specific resources that are available on the Oregon Department of Education Website.
Science Update 2012-13
2011-2012 Science Assessment of the 2009 Science Content Standards-Updated January 2012
Proposed Transition Plan for New Science Assessment - January 2012
Science Spanish Translated Terms 2013-14
These standards define how well students must perform on state assessments leading to the high school diploma.
Content and Assessment Panels
Glossary of Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment Terms
The glossary contains definitions for a variety of terms used across program areas.
ODE-Provided Assessment Resources
Science Sample Tests
Scientific Inquiry and Engineering Design Work Sample Resources
Scientific Inquiry Work Samples
These examples of scored work samples were scored to the 2011-12 Scientific Inquiry Scoring Guide and align to the 2009 Oregon Science Content Standards.
A scoring guide is an assessment tool used to judge the quality of student performance in relation to content standards.
Test Administration Manual
The Test Administration Manual outlines policies and procedures that all school and district staff involved in administration of the Oregon Statewide Assessments are required to know and understand before administering any Oregon Statewide Assessment.
Test Specifications and Blueprints
Find test specifications for math, reading, science, social sciences, and writing.
Oregon’s assessment system is comprised of three components: multiple choice tests, performance assessments, and classroom work samples.
Academic Content Standards
Academic Content Standards identify what Oregon students are expected to know and be able to do in the content areas of English language arts, mathematics, health, physical education, science, second language, social sciences, and the arts.
This site contains information about the development, administration, and reports of the Oregon Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (OAKS), along with materials such as sample tests and scored student work.
REAL: Searchable Content Standards
12/15/2011 (8.99 KB)
This web-based version of the standards allows you to cut and paste individual standards into electronic lesson plans, curriculum maps and more.
Assessment and Accountability - Manager, Test Design & Implementation
Assessment and Accountability - Specialist, Science & Social Sciences
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