AASA Writing Tests Administered (Jan. 24 - Feb. 18)
January 24 marks the start of the administration window for the AASA (Arizona's Academic Standards Assessment) Writing SAFT (stand-alone field test). Students in grades 3 through 8 will be participating.
Each student will respond to one writing prompt, and the assessment will take approximately 60 to 90 minutes to complete. Schools will communicate soon about their specific testing schedule, as the day(s) each school administers the assessment will vary. The testing window closes on February 18.
For more information about state assessments, please visit the Arizona Department of Education's assessment website. For a quick glance at the 2021-22 assessment schedule, please view this PDF from the ADE.