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Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC)

The Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (Smarter Balanced or SBAC) is a state-led organization that has developed next-generation assessments aligned to the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) to accurately measure student progress toward college- and career-readiness.  The work of Smarter Balanced is guided by the belief that a high-quality assessment system will provide information and tools for teachers and schools to improve instruction and help students succeed – regardless of disability, language or subgroup.

Sample ELA
Grade 3
Grade 11

Sample Math
California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress (CAASPP) System
California Alternate Assessments
California Spanish Assessment (coming soon)
High School Proficiency and Equivalency Tests
California High School Proficiency Examination (CHSPE) (coming soon)
Other Important Tests
Physical Fitness Test (coming soon)















































Raquel Rose, Assistant Superintendent, 415-499-5891 -
Laura Trahan, DIrector, 415-499-5870 -
Beth Kradepohl, Program Manager, 415-499-5888 -