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Students in grades 5, 8 and 10 will take science tests by participating in the California Standards Test (CST), the California Modified Assessment (CMA), or the California Alternate Performance Assessment (CAPA).


CST/CMA/CAPA Science Testing Windows - Grades 5, 8, and 10

April 9 – May 20, 2015             


For up-to-date testing information, check the CAASPP website!

CAASPP Communications Toolkit

The CAASPP Communications Toolkit is a new Web page with links to key resources, including documents that can be used to inform schools, families, and community representatives about the Smarter Balanced summative assessments.