Assessment
What's New
  • » Update: Statewide Assessment Calendar for 2014-2015 School Year
  • » Test Administration Times for PARCC Assessments, Spring 2015
  • » Transitioning to PARCC Frequently Asked Questions
  • » Transitioning to PARCC Frequently Asked Questions, Updated
  • » 2015 PARCC Assessments and the CCSS for Grades 3-5 Mathematics
  • » PARCC Accessibility and Accommodations Manual Review - Webinar
  • » Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) Testing Accommodations for English Learners (EL)
  • » Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)
  • » 2014 New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) Test Design and Administrative Features
  • » High School Assessment Transition to the Common Core State Standards
  • » Update On New Jersey Assessment of Skills and Knowledge (NJ ASK) 2012
  • » Transition to Next-Generation Assessment Systems
  • » End of Course Algebra I and II Transition to the Common Core Standards
  • » Update on Use of Manipulatives for New Jersey Mathematics Assessment – Grades 3 through 8
  • » Update on Secondary School Assessment Policy and Programs
  • » HSPA’s New Expository Writing Prompts
  • » The New Special review Assessment (SRA): An Informational Update for Administrators for 2009-2010
  • » New Jersey Assessment Of Knowledge And Skills (NJ ASK) Grades 6, 7, and 8 Explanatory Writing: Sample Prompts and Guidance For Teachers February 26, 2009 (View | Download | PDF)
  • » Assessment Update 2008-2009:New Jersey’s State Assessments A Summary of Core Test Design and Administrative Features for Grades 3 – 8
  • » Formative Assessment:
    Professional Development Opportunity: Assessment Literacy Workshops
    Learnia Formative Assessment Resources for 2008-2009
  • The Office of State Assessments (OSA) coordinates the development and implementation of New Jersey’s statewide assessment program, which is designed to measure student attainment of New Jersey’s Core Curriculum Content Standards. The OSA works collaboratively within the department and with school districts to collect and report information about student academic achievement in order to inform instruction, increase student learning, and help parents and the public assess the effectiveness of their schools.

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    Office of State Assessments
    P.O. Box 500, Trenton, NJ 08625-0500
    Phone: (609) 984-6311, Fax: (609) 984-6032