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3/14/2012 2:58:00 PM
Assessment Option for the Essential Skill of Reading

During their March meeting, the State Board of Education adopted the Accuplacer Reading Comprehension assessment as an approved option for students to demonstrate proficiency in the Essential Skill of Reading, with an achievement standard (“cut score”) of 86. This assessment option is effective immediately.

For more information on the Essential Skills and other approved assessment options, please visit the Essential Skills page of ODE’s website at: www.ode.state.or.us/search/page/?=2042.

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