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Hawaii Statewide Assessment Program (HSAP) Training (May 31, 2019) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/HSAP-Assessment-Training-Memo-Sept-2019_SIGNED_053119.pdf
This memo provides information about the September 2019 district trainings for the Hawaii Statewide Assessments.
2018 Summer Hawaii State Special Education Conference: "Together For Our Keiki" (June 7, 2018) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Summer-Special-Education-Conference-Signed-Memo_6.7.18.pdf
This memo provides information about the 2018 Summer Hawaii State Special Education Conference: "Together For Our Keiki" that was held on July 16-26, 2018 at locations around the state.
Hawaii Statewide Assessment Program, School Year 2019-2020 (May 24, 2019) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo_HSAP_SY19-20_FINAL_052419.pdf
This memo provides the School Year 2019-2020 testing windows for the Smarter Balanced Assessments, Hawaii State Science Assessments, Hawaii State Alternate Assessments, Kaiapuni Assessment of Educational Outcomes (KA'EO), End-of-Course Exams, College and Career Readiness Assessments, WIDA Access for ELLs 2.0, and NAEP Assessments. This memo also provides information about HSAP participation, exempt students, home-schooled students, and accessibility features for assessments.
Accepting Applications for the Innovative Assessment Stakeholder Committee (May 23, 2019) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Signed-Memo_Innovative-Assessment-Stakeholder-Committee-Recruitment_20190523.pdf
This memo provides information about recruitment for the Innovative Assessment Stakeholder Committee.
Monitoring Statewide Assessment Participation Rates (May 17, 2019) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo_Monitoring-Statewide-Assessment-Participation-Rates_051719.pdf
This memo provides information on the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), Section 1111(b)(2)(B), requiring all students in tested grades to participate in the statewide assessments administered in each state. 
Accepting Applications for Summer 2019 Hawaii State Alternate Assessment (HSA-Alt) Committees (May 16, 2019) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo_HSA-Alt-Summer-2019-Committees_Signed_05162019.pdf
This memo provides information about recruitment for the Summer 2019 HSA-Alt Data Review and Standard Setting Committees.
Alternate Assessment One Percent Cap (May 15, 2019) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo-Alternate-Assessment-One-Percent-Cap_Signed_051519.pdf
This memo provides information about the HIDOE Assessment Sections' One Percent (1%) Cap Action Plan to address overages in participation in the Hawaii State Assessment - Alternate (HSA-Alt).
2018 Fall Hawaii State Special Education Conference: "Together For Our Keiki" (September 7, 2018) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Fall-Special-Education-Conference-Signed-Memo_9.7.18.pdf
This memo provides information about the 2018 Fall Hawaii State Special Education Conference: "Together For Our Keiki" that was held on October 8-9, 2018 at the Hawaii Convention Center.

This memo provides information about recruitment for the HSA-Alt Cognitive Laboratory Item Review Committee.

Documentation of HSA-Alt Accommodations (January 14, 2019) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo_Documentation-of-HSA-Alt-Accommodations.pdf
This memo provides information about requirements for documenting and verifying accommodations for the HSA-Alt.
Parent IDEA Letter 2018 (PDF) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/2018-IDEA-Letter.pdf
Parent IDEA Letter 2018 (DOCX) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/2018-IDEA-Letter.docx
This document provides information on IDEA Requirements.
This memo provides information about the required assessments for SY 2018-2019; criteria for students who must participate in the required assessments; and information about embedded and non-embedded accessibility features for all assessments.
Hawaii State Assessment Alternate (HSA-Alt) Test Administrator Training (December 7, 2019) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo_HSA-Alt-TA-Training-Spring-2019.pdf
This memo provides information about the Spring 2019 HSA-Alt Test Administrator Trainings.
This memo provides information about the HSA-Alt Policy and Range Performance Level Descriptors (PLDs) for English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics.
This memo provides information about the January 2019 HSA-Alt Next Generation Science Standards Performance Level Descriptor (PLD) Review Committees.
Bridge Assessments for the Hawaii State Alternate Assessment in Science (October 23, 2018) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo_Bridge-Assessments-HSA-Alt-Science_102418.pdf
This memo provides information about the Bridge Assessments for the Hawaii State Alternate Assessment in Science in grades 4, 8, and 11.
Hawaii State Assessment - Alternate (HSA-Alt) Stakeholder Standing Committee (October 1, 2018) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/HSA-Alt-Stakeholder-Committe_2018-2019.pdf
This memo provides information about recruitment for the HSA-Alt Stakeholder Standing Committee for SY 2018-2019.
Accepting Applications for Alternate Assessment Item Review Committees (August 20, 2018) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Oct-2018-HSA-Alt-Review-Committees-Announcement-Memo_Signed_082018.pdf
This memo provides information about the October 2018 HSA-Alt Content & Fairness Item Review Committees.
This memo provides information about Accessibility and Accommodations Training for SPED Educators.
This memo provides information about the September 2018 district trainings for the Hawaii Statewide Assessments.
SY 2018-2019 Testing Windows (May 31, 2018) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/SY2018-2019-HSAP-memo.pdf
This memo provides the School Year 2018-2019 testing windows for the Smarter Balanced Assessments, Hawaii State Science Assessments, Hawaii State Alternate Assessments, Hawaiian Language Assessments, End-of-Course Exams, College Admissions Exam, WIDA Access for ELLs 2.0, and NAEP Assessments.
HSA-Alt Identification Process (April 16, 2018) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo_HSA-Alt_Identification_Process_041318.pdf
This memo provides information about the Hawaii State Assessment-Alternate (HSA-Alt) identification process.
Appropriate Testing Accommodations for Statewide Assessments (May 9, 2017) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo_Appopriate_Testing_Accommodations.pdf
This memo provides information about the requirements for testing accommodations for statewide assessments.
Maintaining Security of Statewide Assessments (February 10, 2016) /core/fileparse.php/3344/urlt/Memo_Maintaining-Security-of-Statewide-Assessments.pdf
This memo describes the measures that have been implemented to ensure test security for all of the Hawai‘i Department of Education's statewide student assessments.