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Current Assessments

Currently, CWCS requires the following assessments to help support the students’ learning by using data to accurately determine students’ needs:

Grade

Required Assessment

Timeframe

Comments

TK (ages 5 and up)-1st   

WRAT

Pre and Post

 

2-11th

AIMSweb Baseline

At or prior to first learning record meeting (for 2 consecutive months)

 

2-11th

AIMSweb (Monthly)

As needed after 2nd check*

 

2-11th

AIMSweb Check

Dec-Feb

Winter Check for students who were not being progress monitored monthly

Some students in grades 8-11 may be exempt from RCBM/MAZE winter check. Students who have passed Alg1 do not need MCAP winter probe. See RtI Policy

3-8 and 11th

Scantron (or other school designated assessment)

Winter Benchmark       

Not used for progress monitoring determination. This assessment will be used to determine student’s progress in grade level standards.

10th-11th

eKnowledge

(DPT 1)

First 2 weeks of school

Optional for grades 9 &12

Required for 10-11 per the HS Intensive Policy

10th-11th

eKnowledge

(DPT 2)

End of semester 1

(See High School Intensive Policy)

Only if indicated Optional for grades 9 &12

Required for 10-11 per the HS Intensive Policy

6-12th

MDTP

(Math Placement)  

As required in spring

See Math Placement Policy

3-8, 11th (Other grades may be required under ed code for subjects other than Math and ELA)  

CAASPP

As required in spring

As required by State of California