Developed by the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)
, a consortium of states, PARCC tests measure English language arts and mathematics proficiency using a common set of assessments for all U.S. students based on the Common Core State Standards
. The goal is to give schools and teachers more information to support improvement efforts and personalize teaching to better guide learning.
Results of the 2016-2017 exam will be sent home to parents early in fall 2017. Looking for help in understanding your student's scores? Try these PARCC resources: