Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System

Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System

MCAS Updates Archive
2022
05/24/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update May 24, 2022
05/17/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update, Special Edition 5/17/2022, Special Edition — Reporting Updates
05/10/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update May 10, 2022
05/05/2022 View HTML Page  Public Comment Sought on High School Graduation Requirements and Related Matters by June 3
05/04/2022 View HTML Page  Register for the MCAS Early Release Reporting Webinar
05/03/2022 View HTML Page  Reporting Schedules
04/26/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update April 26, 2022
04/12/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update April 12, 2022
04/05/2022 Download PDF Document  Release of March 2022 Legacy MCAS Retest Information
04/05/2022 Download PDF Document  Release of February 2022 MCAS Information
04/04/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update, Special Edition for High Schools April 4, 2022
03/29/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update March 29, 2022
03/15/2022 View HTML Page  Apply for Biology & Physics MCAS Standard Setting Panels — Deadline Extended to March 28
03/15/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update March 15, 2022
03/01/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update March 1, 2022
02/28/2022 Download PDF Document  Release of November 2021 Next-Generation MCAS Retest Information
02/28/2022 Download PDF Document  Release of November 2021 Legacy MCAS Retest Information
02/23/2022 View HTML Page  Initial Release of the 2022–23 MCAS and ACCESS for ELLs Testing Schedule
02/15/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update February 15, 2022
02/03/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update February 3, 2022, Special Edition for High Schools
02/02/2022 View HTML Page  Spring 2022 MCAS Manuals
02/01/2022 View HTML Page  Invitation to Apply for High School Biology and Introductory Physics MCAS Standard Setting Panels
02/01/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update February 1, 2022
01/20/2022 Download Word Document  Participation Guidelines for the Spring 2022 MCAS Grade 10 ELA and Math Tests — January 19, 2022
01/20/2022 Download Word Document  Participation Guidelines for the March 2022 MCAS Retests — January 19, 2022
01/19/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update January 19, 2022
01/12/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update January 12, 2022, Special Edition for High Schools
01/10/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update January 10, 2022, Special Edition for Middle Schools
01/07/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update January 7, 2022, Special Edition
01/04/2022 View External Link  Student Assessment Update January 4, 2022
2021
12/14/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update December 14, 2021
12/08/2021 Download Word Document  2021 MCAS Alternate Assessment (MCAS-Alt): State Summary of Participation and Achievement
11/30/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update November 30, 2021
11/16/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update November 16, 2021
11/15/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update November 15, 2021, Special Edition
11/05/2021 View HTML Page  Notice of Intent to Apply and Opportunity to Comment on the Department's Waiver Extension Request Related to the Percentage of Students Who Participate in the MCAS Alternate Assessment
11/02/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update November 2, 2021
10/25/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update October 25, 2021, Special Edition
10/25/2021 View HTML Page  Commissioner's Letter to Parents and Guardians for All Grades (in English and translations)
10/25/2021 View HTML Page  Commissioner's Letter to Parents and Guardians of Students in the Class of 2023 (in English and translations)
10/19/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update October 19, 2021
10/18/2021 View HTML Page  MCAS Assessment Development Committee and Bias and Sensitivity Committee Recruitment — Due by November 5, 2021
10/05/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update October 5, 2021
09/27/2021 View HTML Page  MCAS Results Release Documents
09/22/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update September 22, 2021
09/15/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update September 15, 2021, Special Edition
09/07/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update September 7, 2021
09/02/2021 View HTML Page  Register for Trainings for the November MCAS Retests
09/01/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update September 1, 2021, Special Edition
08/19/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update August 19, 2021, Special Edition
08/09/2021 Download Word Document  Initial Release of the 2021–2022 MCAS and ACCESS for ELLs Testing Schedule
08/09/2021 View External Link  Student Assessment Update August 9, 2021, Special Edition
07/06/2021 Download Word Document  Student Assessment Update July 6, 2021, Special Edition
07/02/2021 Download Word Document  Student Assessment Update July 2, 2021, Special Edition
06/30/2021 View HTML Page  Release of Spring 2021 MCAS Items
06/16/2021 Download Word Document  Student Assessment Update June 16, 2021
06/15/2021 Download Word Document  Student Assessment Update June 15, 2021, Special Edition
06/08/2021 Download Word Document  Student Assessment Update June 8, 2021
06/07/2021 Download Word Document  Student Assessment Update June 7, 2021, Special Edition
06/03/2021 Download Word Document  Student Assessment Update June 3, 2021, Special Edition
05/26/2021 Download Word Document  Student Assessment Update May 26, 2021

Last Updated: May 24, 2022

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