Interim Test WindowSep 12, 2022
The English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics Interim Comprehensive Assessment (ICA) and Interim Assessment Blocks (IAB) are available as of September 12, 2022. The last day to administer the interim assessments will be July 28, 2023.
Smarter Balanced Interim Assessment WindowAug 10, 2022
The 2022-2023 Smarter Balanced Interim Assessments (ICA/IAB) will be available starting on 9/12/2022 and remain available through 7/28/2023. The tests will be accessible through the Assessment Viewing Application (AVA) during the same time period.
Paper/Pencil Summative Test Window Closes April 29 and DEI Closes May 5Apr 27, 2022
The window to administer paper/pencil tests to students ends on April 29. All paper/pencil test responses must be entered into the data entry interface (DEI) by May 5. Paper/Pencil test materials must be returned no later than May 13.
Spring 2022 DeSSA ELA/Math Tests LiveApr 4, 2022
The spring 2022 DeSSA summative ELA/L and Mathematics assessments are now live. The online test window is open from April 4 through May 27. The paper/pencil test window is open from April 4 through April 29. All paper/pencil responses must be entered into the DEI no later than May 5.
DeSSA Portal DomainOct 13, 2021
During the summer of 2020, the DeSSA portal moved to the cambiumast.com domain to align with the new Cambium brand. A redirect was placed so any user accessing the airast.org domain would be redirected to the new cambiumast.com domain. The redirect will expire on October 31, 2021.