The Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment System (TELPAS®) program includes annual assessments for all English Language Learners in grades Kindergarten-12 in the areas of reading, writing, and listening and speaking. Students are rated based on their level of English proficiency (beginner, intermediate, advanced, and advanced high).
The State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) program includes annual assessments for:
- reading and mathematics, grades 3–8
- science at grades 5 and 8
- social studies at grade 8
- end-of-course (EOC) assessments for English I, English II, Algebra I, Biology and U.S History.
Accessing scores through the STAAR Portal
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