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NAEP Assessment Schedule

Read a November 25, 2015 press release from the Governing Board on changes made to the schedule.


Approved by the National Assessment Governing Board — November 21, 2015

Year
Subject
National Grades Assessed
State Grades Assessed
TUDA Grades Assessed
2014
U.S. History*
Civics*
Geography*
TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING LITERACY
    8
    8
    8
    8
   
2015
Reading*
Mathematics*
Science**
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
 
2016
Arts*     8    
2017
Reading
Mathematics
Writing
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8 
4, 8 
 
4, 8 
4, 8 
 
2018
U.S. History
Civics
Geography
Technology and Engineering Literacy
    8
    8
    8
    8

   
2019
Reading
Mathematics
Science
High School Transcript Study
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12

4, 8
4, 8

 
4, 8
4, 8

 
2020
       
2021
Reading
Mathematics
Writing
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8, 12
4, 8
4, 8
    8
4, 8
4, 8
 
2022
U.S. HISTORY
CIVICS
GEOGRAPHY

Economics
Technology and Engineering Literacy
    8, 12
    8, 12
    8, 12
        12
    8, 12

   
2023
Reading
Mathematics
Science
High School Transcript Study
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
 
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
 
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
 
2024
ARTS
FOREIGN LANGUAGE
Long-term Trend
    8
       12
~
   

NOTES:

*Assessments not administered by computer. Beginning in 2017 all operational assessments will be digitally based.

**Science in 2015 consisted of paper-and-pencil and digital-based components.

~Long-term Trend (LTT) assessments sample students at ages 9, 13, and 17 and are conducted in reading and mathematics.

Subjects in BOLD ALL CAPS indicate the year in which a new framework is implemented or assessment year for which the Governing Board will decide whether a new or updated framework is needed.

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