Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System
November 2016 MCAS Retest Administration Resources
The manuals posted on this page provide information necessary for principals and test administrators to administer the November 2016 MCAS retests.
Note for Principals:
- One copy of the Principal's Administration Manual is included in your school's shipment of test materials.
- One copy of the Test Administrator's Manual is shipped for every 15 students.
- If you need more copies of manuals than are shipped to your school, please either download the manuals from this page or call the MCAS Service Center at 800-737-5103.
Principal's Administration Manual
Test Administrator's Manual -
MCAS Test Security Requirements -
Grade 10 Practice Test (ELA Reading Comprehension) -
Grade 10 Practice Test (Mathematics) -
Grade 10 Practice Test (Mathematics) - Spanish -
Schools' Sample Materials for Coordinating MCAS Test Administration -
Superintendent's Assurance of Proper Test Administration Form -
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)--Fall 2015/Winter 2016 MCAS Tests -
Complete List of Test Materials (For Use When Inventorying March 2016 MCAS Retest Materials) -
Participation Guidelines for the 2015-2016 MCAS High School Tests and Retests -
Bilingual Dictionaries and Glossaries Authorized for Use by English Language Learners on MCAS and PARCC Tests
Sample Letters and Forms Reorder Items
Pre-approved graphic organizers for use with students with disabilities who receive accommodation 20 -
Sample Non-Participation Letters and Forms (in English and other languages) -
Accommodation 20 Cover Sheet -
Form to Request for Permission to Test a Student in an Alternate Setting Form -
Form to Request for Permission to Test an Adult with Accommodations -
Sample Letter to Employers -