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National Assessment of Educational Progress

NAEP Assessment Schedule

Approved by the National Assessment Governing Board — November 21, 2015
YearSubjectNational Grades AssessedState Grades AssessedTUDA Grades Assessed
2014U.S. History*
Civics*
Geography*
TECHNOLOGY AND ENGINEERING LITERACY
     8
     8
     8
     8
2015Reading*
Mathematics*
Science**
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
2016Arts*     8
2017Reading
Mathematics
Writing
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
2018U.S. History
Civics
Geography
Technology and Engineering Literacy
     8
     8
     8
     8
2019Reading
Mathematics
Science
High School Transcript Study
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
2020
2021Reading
Mathematics
Writing
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8, 12
4, 8
4, 8
     8
4, 8
4, 8
2022U.S. HISTORY
CIVICS
GEOGRAPHY
Economics
Technology and Engineering Literacy
     8, 12
     8, 12
     8, 12
          12
     8, 12
2023 Reading
Mathematics
Science
High School Transcript Study
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8, 12
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
4, 8
2024ARTS
FOREIGN LANGUAGE
Long-term Trend
     8
          12
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Notes:

  1. *Assessments not administered by computer. Beginning in 2017 all operational assessments will be digitally based.

  2. **Science in 2015 consisted of paper-and-pencil and digital-based components.

  3. ~Long-term Trend (LTT) assessments sample students at ages 9, 13, and 17 and are conducted in reading and mathematics.

  4. Subjects in BOLD ALL CAPS indicate the year in which a new framework is implemented or assessment year for which the Governing Board will decide whether a new or updated framework is needed.



Last Updated: August 10, 2016
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