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Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System

Science and Technology/Engineering Test Design and Development

Science and Technology/Engineering (STE) is comprised of four content areas: Earth and Space Science, Life Science, Physical Science, and Technology/Engineering. The MCAS STE tests assess the skills, scientific practices, and subject matter in the 2016 Massachusetts Science and Technology/Engineering Curriculum Framework Download PDF Document. The tests are given in grade 5, grade 8, and in grades 9/10. Additional information about the tests is provided in the following links.

Last Updated: February 5, 2021

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