National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP)
This assessment will not be administered during the 2022-23 school year.
The National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), also known as "the Nation's Report Card," is the only nationally representative and continuing assessment of what America's students know and can do in various subject areas. Since 1969, assessments have been conducted periodically in reading, mathematics, science, writing, U.S. History, civics, geography, and the arts.NAEP is administer every two years. State-level mathematics and reading assessments are given to students in grades 4 and 8. National civics and US history assessments are administered to grade 8. Students will take the assessment on tablets provided by NAEP representatives.
The Alaska profile is available on the NAEP web site. This profile presents key data about Alaska's student and school population, NAEP testing history, and results. The profiles also contain links to the most recent state report cards for all available subjects.Parent Information
Parents have the right to make educational decisions for their child, including whether to participate in statewide testing. Please check with your school principal for more information.
- What is NAEP - An Overview
- COVID-19 Protocols
- An Introduction to NAEP
- How NAEP Fits Into the Testing Landscape
- Sample Questions
- NAEP Website
- The Nation's Report Card
- AK Department of Education & Early Development (DEED)