Access released items from the computer-based MCAS tests.
English Language Arts Released Items
Mathematics Released Items
Science and Technology/Engineering Released Items
Digital Item Library
A searchable database of items from the computer-based MCAS tests. Users can sort items by standard, reporting category, item type, or other criteria.Digital Item Library
Released Paper Items
Released items from the paper-based tests can be found on the Department's website.
Provides access to scoring guides and samples of student work at each score point for each released open-response item, constructed-response item, and essay question.
Item Analysis Templates
Item Analysis Templates can be used to compare school and district performance with that of the state, at both the item- and reporting category levels. Step-by-step instructions show users how to load their Early Release data from PearsonAccessnext into the template to generate graphical displays. Templates are only available for next-generation MCAS tests.