DPS Assessments & Training Calendars

DPS Assessments Calendar 2021-22 - This spreadsheet contains tabs listing the assessment windows.

Office of Assessments 2021-22 Trainings & Work Sessions - This spreadsheet contains all of the required trainings for the 2021-22 school year.

State Assessment & Work Session Resources

2021 Credit-by-Demonstrated Mastery (CDM)-Summer & EOC Summer School

2021 Beginning-of-Grade 3 (BOG)

2021-22 Grade 3 Reading Portfolio

2021 Read-to-Achieve (RtA)-Fall

2021-22 Annual TC Overview Training

2021-22 Credit-by-Demonstrated Mastery (CDM)-Fall & Spring

2021 MAKE-UP! ACT/CCRAA-11/NCEXTEND1-11 (from Spring 2021)

2021 PreACT/CCRAA-10

2021-22 ACT WorkKeys-Fall & Spring

2021 -22 End-of-Course Tests (EOC)-Fall & Spring

2022 ACCESS & Alternate ACCESS


2022 End-of-Grade Tests (EOG)

2022 NCEXTEND1 3-8, 10

2022 Read-to-Achieve (RtA)-Spring & Summer

School Test Coordinator Resources

Testing Checklist 2021-22 - Resource for Test Coordinators when planning out an assessment cycle. Copies can be downloaded, modified and saved for each assessment.

Acknowledgement of Training Form 2021-22 - Blank form that Test Coordinators use to document staff understanding and completion of training for each assessment.

Training Roster - Test Coordinators will use this roster each time a training is provided. The completed roster will be sent to the Office of State Assessments.

Proctor's Guide - Manual to be used for staff/volunteers assigned to proctor during assessment administrations. Video now available.

NCEducation/NCTestAdmin & NCTest

Online Tutorial Roster & Scripts

DPS Report of Testing Irregularity - Test Coordinators use this form to report an irregularity that occurred during testing.

Online Testing Irregularity Submission System (OTISS)

Materials & Returns

Local Benchmark Assessments

2021-22 Local Benchmark Assessments

Information & Other Resources

Accommodation Information

Accountability Model

Achievement Level Descriptors & Cut Scores

Assessment Options

Family and Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)


Office of Assessments Updates

Research & Accountability Data Drive (RADD)


School & Staff Contacts