Online Tests & Assessment FAQs
What tests are required as part of the program?
Students enrolled in Cascade Virtual Academy (CVA) are required to take the following tests:
Course lesson and unit assessments
Diagnostic and formative assessments to measure growth and mastery of grade-level standards
Mandatory Oregon state-assessments (in-person)
Will my child have to participate in state testing?
Yes, as public-school students, all 3rd – 8th, and 11th-grade students enrolled in CVA are required to participate in all state-mandated testing, which your child can do remotely from home.
Updates, notifications, and forms for testing are sent annually per Oregon Department of Education requirements.
Please watch your email for information regarding testing remotely from home and other options, such as opting out. If you have further questions, please contact our Testing Coordinator, Sheila Heino at firstname.lastname@example.org
Annual Notice for Oregon’s Statewide Summative Assessments in English Language Arts and Mathematics[PDF]