This portal is your source for information about the Hawai‘i State Alternate Assessments (HSA-Alt).

Recent Announcements

  • The HSA-Alt Spring 2017 Test Administration Manual and Test Coordinators Manual have both been posted to the Resources section of the HSA-Alt portal website. TAs and TCs may access the manuals by clicking on the links above, or via the Resources >> Test Coordinators / Test Administrators >> Test Administration >> Online Testing folder.

    Added October 21, 2016
  • REMINDER: The online HSA-Alt Independent Field Test (IFT) for Writing test window will close on Friday, October 28th. All HSA-Alt students in grades 4-9 and 12 should complete and submit the Writing IFT by 4pm on October 28th.

    Added October 17, 2016
  • AIR now supports HSA-Alt testing on iOS 10 using the current Mobile Secure Browser. Access is available for the online HSA-Alt Independent Field Test for Writing and the online HSA-Alt training tests for users testing on iPads running iOS 10.

    Added October 14, 2016
  • The Test Delivery System (TDS) will be offline for maintenance on the following dates during the 2016-2017 school year: Monday, October 10th (re-opening at 6am HST on Tuesday, October 11th); Friday, November 18th (re-opening at 6am HST on Monday, November 21st); and Friday, February 17th (re-opening at 6am HST on Tuesday, February 21st following the Presidents Day holiday). Online training and practice tests, TIDE, and the Online Reporting System (ORS) will be available during scheduled TDS downtimes. A full list of all scheduled downtimes may be found on the Important Dates page of this portal website.

    Added October 5, 2016
  • We are now accepting applications for November 2016 HSA-Alt Review Committees. To apply, click the “Nov 2016 Review Committee Registration” link on the HSA-Alt portal home page or click here to access the registration site. Full information about the review committees can be found in the official HIDOE announcement memo here.

    Added October 3, 2016
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