Testing and Assessment FAQs
What tests are required as part of the program?
Students who are enrolled in Cascade Virtual Academy (CVA) are required to take the following tests:
- Lesson assessments
- Unit assessments
- Semester assessments
- Diagnostic and formative assessments to measure growth and mastery of grade-level standards
Do I have to participate in state testing?
All students enrolled in CVA are required to participate in ALL district and state testing. This is a mandatory part of the school.
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, Yancey Fall, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note: opting out applies to English and mathematics only: 5th graders are still required to complete the OAKS Science test. Please call Yancey at (541) 233-9872 if you have any questions or require any assistance returning the form.