Assessment Information

We understand that assessments in public schools today can be confusing and sometimes a little overwhelming for parents. On this page we have provided some basic information for parents to understand the assessments given in Lake County schools. Please don’t hesitate to contact your child’s principal with any questions!

State Testing Windows

ACCESSfor ELLs           Grades K-12              Jan. 11- March 12, 2021

CMAS and CoAlt

       Math                          Grades 3/5/7               April 12-May 14, 2021

       Math and ELA         Grades 4/6/8               April 12-May 14, 2021

       Science                     Grades 8                      April 12-May 14, 2021

PSAT                                 Grades 9-10                April 14 & 15, 2021

                                                                             Make up April 27, 2021

SAT                                   Grade 11                  April 13, 2021

                                                                            Make up April 27, 2021

Parent Communication for ACCESS Testing Jan./Feb./March 2021

Lake County School District Letter to parents 

      English                 Spanish

Calendars for testing schedules

West Park Elementary

Lake County Intermediate School

Lake County High School/Cloud City High School

Parent Communications for April 2021

Lake County Intermediate School Testing letter for 3-6th Grades 

CMAS Testing Information-English/Spanish

CMAS In person Testing Options-English/Spanish

CMAS Virtual Testing Options-English/Spanish

LCHS/CCHS Testing letter for 7-12th Grades

English                 Spanish

State Testing Spring 2021 Assessments

Considerations for Spring 2021 CMAS Administration (English)

Considerations for Spring 2021 CMAS Administration (Spanish)

CMAS Fact sheet

State tests during the COVID Pandemic

Parent resources on assessment from the Colorado Department of Education

Assessment Policy links:

Grading/Assessment Systems (IKA)

Grading/Assessment Systems-Regulation (IKA-R)

Grading/Assessment Systems-Exhibit (IKA-E) (Opt Out form)