General FAQs

Do Cascade Virtual Academy students participate in Oregon State Testing?

As a public charter school, Cascade Virtual Academy does participate in annual state testing for 3rd–5th graders. You may opt out of state SBAC testing by reviewing and filling out the attached document and returning it to Online Oregon School’s Assessment Coordinator, Phil Burleson, at Please note: opting out applies to English and mathematics only: 5th graders are still required to complete the OAKS Science test. Please call Phil at (541) 823-5010 x2014 if you have any questions or require any assistance returning the form.

Testing Opt-Out Form