Federal and state law, as well as State Board of Education regulations, mandate testing for public school students in Arkansas. All students are expected to participate in state assessments.
The laws and regulations require the administration of criterion-referenced tests (CRTs) and norm-referenced test (NRT).
To view assessment scores, please click on a year to the left.
Learn more about the standards that define the knowledge and skills Arkansas students should have in order to be ready for college and careers.
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