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This portal is your source for information about the Hawai‘i Smarter Balanced Assessments.

Recent Announcements

  • The Online Reporting System (ORS) is back online and has launched Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments scores for the Spring 2017 testing window. Scores for students who have completed both the CAT and Performance Task portions of a Smarter Balanced Summative Assessment and whose tests have been scored will be available on a rolling basis.

    Added March 13, 2017
  • The Teacher Hand Scoring System (THSS) now includes machine scoring for selected Smarter Balanced ELA Interim Assessments full write items. Scorers may review and either update or accept the suggested machine scores and condition codes in THSS. For more information on this feature, please refer to the Teacher Hand Scoring System User Guide pages 9-10. Please note that this feature is not currently applicable to Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments short answer items.

    Added March 13, 2017
  • The Online Reporting System (ORS) will be offline March 10-12, 2017 due to scheduled maintenance. ORS will be available again on Monday, March 13, 2017.

    Added March 7, 2017
  • The 2016-2017 testing window is now open for the Grades 3-8 and 11 Smarter Balanced ELA/Literacy and Mathematics Online Summative Assessments.

    Added February 22, 2017
  • The HIDOE Assessment Section will be holding a webinar on Test Administration for the Smarter Balanced Assessments on Thursday, March 9, 2017 at 2:30pm. Please click here for more information, and to join the webinar.

    Added February 21, 2017
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