Assessment Dates

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Dates for Benchmarks

January 21

Math - 3rd, 4th, 5th


January 22

Reading - 3rd, 4th, 5th


February 11

Writing - 4th

TELPAS Manual

Here is a link to the PDF manual. You will receive a manual on January 29th.

Dates for TELPAS

Jan. 29: TELPAS Rater Training and oaths signed


Feb. 17: TELPAS Writing collection window opens.


Feb. 17: Calibration window opens for new and returning raters.


Feb. 26: Online reading test administrators training and oaths signed.


Mar. 3-4: Supplemental support for raters that did not qualify on first two attempts.


Mar. 17-21: TELPAS Online Reading Assessment


Mar. 21: TELPAS Writing Collections and Rating Rosters Due



STAAR Resources

Link to STAAR Resources on TEA Website

Dates for STAAR

Apr. 2: Grade 4 Writing Day 1 Grade 5 Mathematics


Apr. 3: Grade 4 Writing Day 2 Grade 5 Reading


Apr.22: Grades 3–4 Mathematics


Apr. 23: Grades 3–4 Reading


May 13: Grade 5 Mathematics (retest)


May 14: Grade 5 Reading (retest)


DRA/EDL Window

K-5 All Students

January 13th to February 10th


Data Due in Aware February 24th

K-2 Universal Math Window

January 21st - February 7th


Data Due in Aware February 24th