STAAR Testing Waived Due to Coronavirus
Gov. Abbott has waived all STAAR testing requirements including STAAR Alt 2 assessments for the 2019-2020 April, May, and June administrations . At this time, TELPAS and TELPAS Alt administrations are still open until the end of May 2020. Information and guidance regarding state assessments is posted and updated on the link below.
STAAR stands for the State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness which is the state's student testing program. The 2014 brochures below were produced by the state to explain the program. The Student Testing Program Guide summarizes information on the tests by various grade levels. The High School Testing Program Guide gives more specific information on End-of-Course exams.
2019 STAAR performance information was released in the state Student Portal in June. Parents can access their child's results and a suite of other resources to support summer learning by visiting TexasAssessment.com. Access instructions are in the documents linked below.