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Test Coordinator Resources

Assessments 2017-18 Districtwide Test Windows
ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 Feb. 26 - April 13, 2018
MSAA March 19 - May 4, 2018
  Online Testing Paper Testing
(accommodations only)
PARCC April 9 - May 25, 2018 April 9 - May 18, 2018

OSSE has released Coordinating 2017/18 Districtwide Assessments, a new resource for LEA and School Test Coordinators. This document provides foundational information about test security and how to lead the administration of PARCC, ACCESS, and MSAA. It also includes customer service contact information, links to assessment resources, and planning templates.

Assessment Specific Resources

PARCC Pearson Access Next
Pearson Access Next Training Site
PARCC Pearson Access Next Training Modules
PARCC Manuals
Avocet - PARCC Documents
PARCC Administration and Technology Bulletins
PARCC Formative Assessments
PARCC Subclaim Descriptions
MSAA MSAA System – Test Administration Login
MSAA Technology Requirements
MSAA Sample Assessment Items
NAEP An Introduction to NAEP [PDF]
An Overview of NAEP in English [PDF] and Spanish [PDF]
School Coordinator Responsibilities: A Guide to MyNAEP (New)
Inclusion Policy
Accommodations for SD and ELL students
Parent Notification Templates (coming soon)
WIDA OSSE Home Language Survey
English Language Learner (ELL) Identification and Screening Guidance
Identification and Placement Process for Limited English Proficient (LEP) Students
OSSE Approved English Language Proficiency Assessments (Pre-k-Grade 12)
DC Health and Physical Education OSSE website’s Health and Physical Education Assessment page

2017-18 School Year Districtwide Assessments Participation and Performance Policy

Test Administration Archive

Contacts for Support

OSSE Support Tool: https://octo.quickbase.com/
OSSE Assessment Hotline: (202) 304-3269
OSSE Email: [email protected]
PARCC/Pearson Customer Support Hotline: (888) 493-9888
PARCC/Pearson Customer Support Email: [email protected]
DC Science Customer Support Hotline: (866) 688-9555
DC Science Customer Support Email: [email protected]
MSAA Customer Support Hotline: (866) 834-8879
MSAA Customer Support Email: [email protected]
NAEP Customer Support Hotline: (800) 283-6237

Contact the OSSE Assessment Team

Email: [email protected]
Phone: (202) 535-2651