• Constructed Response Assessment (CRA)

    The Constructed Response Assessment will focus only on math content for the 2012-13 school year. All students in third through eighth grade will take three different assessments.

    The Constructed Response Assessment will be scored using a Holistic scoring method. Each individual task will be scored for consideration of the student's content knowledge and their ability to perform the math practices applicable to the assessed task. Each task will have a scoring guide unique for the task.

    Statewide,students in third through eighth grades will complete a test designed for their specific grade level.

    • Each math assessment will consist of four tasks.
    • The assessment will have a fifty-five minute time limit.
    • Calculators may be utilized on all tasks.