2020 Missouri State Testing Update
Missouri has cancelled required statewide assessments for the remainder of SY 2019-2020; this includes Grade-Level, End-of-Course and Alternate assessments. The Offices of College and Career Readiness (OCCR) and Quality Schools (OQS) will share more information and updates as soon as they become available. Refer to the DESE-related COVID-19 webpage for links to useful information. If you have questions about assessment, send them to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 573-751-3545.
DESE supports you as you continue to focus on the health and well-being of your students,; find innovative ways to continue teaching and learning; and provide as much normalcy as possible for students, faculty and staff.
“There is a time and a place for required statewide testing; now is not the time.” –Commissioner of Education Margie Vandeven