Assessment Reports and Studies

You can find Student Assessment related reports and studies on this page. If you cannot find what you need, please refer to the Student Assessment A–Z Directory or contact the Student Assessment Division at (512) 463-9536. The links below open Portable Document Format (PDF) files unless noted otherwise.

Technical Digests

Links below lead to technical digests for the years listed:

2014-2015 | 2013–2014 | 2012–2013 | 2011–2012 |  2010-2011 | 2009–2010

State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness

Use the links below to access STAAR reports and studies:

The Independent Evaluation of the Validity and Reliability of the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR) Assessments in grades 3-8, Parts 1 and 2

Part 1 contains the evaluation of STAAR assessments for grades 5 and 8 mathematics and reading, and grades 4 and 7 writing. Part II of the report, due May 2016, will include the remaining assessments administered in grades 3-8.

1. Summary of Part 1, grades 5 and 8 mathematics and reading, and grades 4 and 7 writing
2. Part 1 of the independent evaluation, finding support for the validity and reliability of the assessments for grades 5 and 8 mathematics and reading, and grades 4 and 7 writing
3. Part 2 contains the evaluation of all grades 3-8 STAAR assessments, including the Part 1 report (grades 5 and 8 mathematics and reading, and grades 4 and 7 writing).
4. The addendum to the HumRRO evaluation contains the grades 3-8 item level results for all Items with at least one reviewer rating of partially or not aligned.  

    End-of-Course

    Use the links below to access EOC reports and studies:

    English Language Learners

    Use the links below to access ELL reports and studies:

     Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills

    Use the links below to access TAKS reports and studies:

    TAKS–Alternate

    Use the link below to access TAKS-Alternate reports and studies:

    TAKS–Alt Technical Report

    General

    Use the links below to access general reports and studies: