State Assessments

In an effort to better inform parents about the Smarter Balanced State Assessment, the Elgin School District is providing the following resources.

Smarter Balanced Assessment Fact Sheet

Frequently Asked Questions about the SMARTER-Balanced Assessment System

Frequently Asked Questions for Parents

Descriptor of Levels

What a Passing Score Means

Oregon House Bill 2655 permits parents to annually opt-out of Oregon’s statewide summative tests in English Language Arts and Math by submitting the “opt-out” form to the school the student attends. The school shall provide any student who is exempted from a state test with supervised study time while other students are testing. The opt out form may be found using the link below or in the office of your child’s school.

Opt Out Form 2022-23 English (PDF printable)

Opt Out Form 2022-23 English (Fillable PDF)

Opt-Out Form 2022-23 Spanish (PDF printable)

Opt-Out Form 2022-23 Spanish (Fillable PDF)

If you have additional questions which are not answered here please contact Dianne Greif, Superintendent at 541-437-2321 ext. 8701 or 541-437-1211 or email dianne.greif@elginsd.org.