2020-2021 Interim Assessments Now Available
The statewide test window for the Oregon Interim Assessment System in ELA and Math is now open for the 2020-2021 school year. Schools and districts may administer these assessments to students in-person or remotely. To assist with questions regarding test administration, viewing scores and results, hand-scoring items, and Tools for Teachers refer to the Interim Assessment Guide for Administration of ELA & Mathematics, which is available on the OSAS Portal. Additional instructions on how to administer these assessments remotely are available in the Quick Guide to Administering Interim Assessments Remotely available on the OSAS Portal.
The Assessment Viewing Application (AVA) is available to provide educators with access to the actual Interim Assessments for administrative or instructional purposes before students are tested. Please refer to the Assessment Viewing Application User Guide for detailed information on AVA. The Centralized Reporting System (CRS) is also open to view results from the Interim Assessments. Please refer to the Centralized Reporting System User Guide for detailed information on the reporting system.
As a reminder, Training Module 8 - Interims: Remote Administration and Test Security, posted by the ODE Assessment team, is required for all educators to complete before their District Test Coordinator (DTC) providing user role access to the Interim Assessment System.
If an educator has completed the 2019-20 TA requirements, they will only need to provide evidence they have completed this Module 8 - Interim Assessment Remote Administration and Test Security.
If an educator did not have a TA user account from the 2019-20 instructional year or if the educator has transitioned to a new district which is different from last year. They must complete the reading requirements in Table 5 of the Test Administration Manual and in addition to completing Module 8, they must also complete training Modules 2, 3, and 4 available on the ODE Test Administration, Assessment Training Materials Page.