Santa Cruz County Student Progress 2017-18
In the spring of 2018 over 20,000 3rd through 8th grade and 11th grade Santa Cruz County students participated in the annual California Assessment of Student Progress and Performance (CAASPP) program to evaluate their content proficiency throughout the 2017-18 school year. CAASPP measures students performance on a variety of assessments including the two core tests -- Smarter Balanced Assessment of English Language Arts and Mathematics. These assessments are only ONE MEASURE in overall student performance. Schools and districts continue to use multiple and diverse assessment tools to evaluate student achievement.