State Assessment

  • STAAR - State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness

    The State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR - pronounced "star") replaced the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) staring in the 2011-2012 school year.   The State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) includes annual assessments for:

    • Reading and Mathematics, grades 3–8
    • Writing at grades 4 and 7
    • Science at grades 5 and 8
    • Social studies at grade 8
    • End-of-Course (EOC) assessments for- English I, English II, Algebra I, Biology and U.S History.

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