DPS Assessments & Training Calendars

DPS Assessments Calendar 2022-23 - This spreadsheet contains tabs listing the assessment windows.

Office of Assessments 2022-23 Trainings & Work Sessions - This spreadsheet contains all of the required trainings for the 2022-23 school year.

State Assessment & Work Session Resources

2022 Credit-by-Demonstrated Mastery (CDM)-Summer & EOC Summer School

2022 Beginning-of-Grade 3 (BOG)

2022-23 Grade 3 Reading Portfolio

2022 Read-to-Achieve (RtA)-Fall

2022-23 Annual TC Overview Training

2022 PreACT/CCRAA-10

2022-23 ACT WorkKeys-Fall & Spring

2022 -23 End-of-Course Tests (EOC)-Fall

2023 ACCESS & Alternate ACCESS


2023 Spring Testing = End-of-Grade (EOG )- EOC - RtA - NCEXTEND1 3-8, 10

2023 Read-to-Achieve (RtA)-Summer

School Test Coordinator Resources

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

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

DPS School Testing Plan - Test Coordinators are required to complete this document for each testing cycle. Signed copies are submitted to the Office of Assessments before testing begins.

Materials & Returns

NCEducation/NCTestAdmin & NCTest

Online Tutorial Roster & Online Tutorial Scripts

Online Testing Irregularity Submission System (OTISS)- Now in NCTest

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

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

Local Benchmark Assessments

2022-23 Local Benchmark Assessments Manuals

Information & Other Resources

Accommodation Information

Accountability Model

Achievement Level Descriptors & Cut Scores

Assessment Options

Family and Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)


NC Testing Program Overview

Office of Assessments Updates

Research & Accountability Data Drive (RADD)


School & Staff Contacts