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Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System

MCAS Accessibility and Accommodations

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Accessibility and Accommodations Manual for the 2018–2019 MCAS Tests/Retests

Resources for Administering Accommodation A9 (formerly accommodation 20)

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Graphic Organizers, Checklists, and Supplemental Reference Sheets for Use by Students with Disabilities on Next-Generation MCAS and High School Science and Technology/Engineering Tests
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Cover Sheet for Submitting Customized Materials for Approval on MCAS Science and Technology/Engineering Tests and ELA and Mathematics Retests (2018–2019)
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Pre-Approved English Language Arts Graphic Organizers for Legacy MCAS retests
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Approval Guide for Individualized Mathematics Reference Sheets for Legacy retests

Additional Policies/Resources

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Guidelines for Participation of Students Diagnosed with Concussions
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Guidelines for Students with Significant Disabilities
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Bilingual Dictionaries and Glossaries Authorized for Use by English Language Learners on MCAS Tests
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Biology Glossary — English/Portuguese
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Administrative Advisory SPED 2002-4- REVISED: Special Education Students in Out-of-District Placements - Participation in MCAS Testing and High School Graduation Standards


Last Updated: September 12, 2018
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