NGSA Interim Assessments

The NGSS Interim Assessments are intended to support measurement of student learning progress of the Next Generation Science Standards as well as to diagnose learning gaps and inform teachers where students need additional supports.

Please use the information on this page to support the implementation of the NGSS Interim Assessments in your LEA.

Assessment Viewing Application (AVA): This allows educators to review the interim assessments and interim test items before assigning them to students. 

Administering the NGSS Interim Assessments: These resources will help you administer the interim assessments to students and score and understand the results.

Test Information Distribution Engine (TIDE): These resources will help you create rosters of students and configure test settings and supports for students.


Help Desk Information

Phone: 866-757-9437


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