Student Assessment Division

The Student Assessment Division manages and oversees the development, administration, scoring, and analysis of the Texas assessment program, which includes the following assessments:

Optional End of Year Assessments

Assessments are always a valuable tool to measure student performance. The disruption to classroom instruction due to COVID-19 makes the optional assessments especially important to understand a student’s progress and identify any gaps to address before the school year begins in the fall.

Have a question? Contact the Student Assessment HelpDesk.


Latest News in Student Assessment

COVID-19 Support: Student Assessment

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Support and Guidance Regarding Assessments

House Bill 3906

New resources available for online testing and district/campus implementation

Governor Abbott suspends STAAR testing requirements over coronavirus

Texas, don't throw out the STAAR exam just because you don't like the results

UT researchers pour cold water on STAAR concerns

Student Assessment Resources

Each link below opens a webpage with useful Student Assessment resources:



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