About the FSAs

The Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) in English Language Arts (ELA), Mathematics, and End-of-Course (EOC) subjects (Algebra 1, Algebra 2, and Geometry) will serve Florida students by measuring education gains and progress.

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FSA Technical Reports

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The Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) technical report documents methods used in test construction, psychometric properties of the tests, summaries of student results, and evidence and support for the intended uses and interpretations of assessment results. Appendices are available upon request by contacting Catherine Altmaier of FDOE at Catherine.Altmaier@fldoe.org.

 

Schedules

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Statewide Assessment Schedules are established according to Florida Statute 1008.22 for FSA and FCAT 2.0 Assessments.

Historical Information

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From 2011–2014, the FCAT 2.0 was used to measure student achievement of the Next Generation Sunshine State Standards in reading, mathematics, and writing. In Spring 2015, it was replaced by the Florida Standards Assessments (FSA) in English language arts and mathematics to measure student achievement of the Florida Standards.

You can view the Commissioner’s memo introducing the FSAs for more information.

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