Science Assessments

This portal is your access point for the assessment system tools and resources.


  • As a reminder, you will see the CAI rebranding effort begin Monday, June 15. We will be working throughout the week to post rebranded documents in the resources section. The new URLs and email addresses are:

    Added June 11, 2020
  • Cambium Assessment Inc. is in the process of evaluating what it is like to use the Idaho assessment portal. We want to know what is working well and what we can do better. We want your feedback! Please click on this link to complete the survey. The survey should take about seven to ten minutes. Please complete the survey by June 30. We are looking for district assessment coordinators, school assessment coordinators, test administrators, teachers, and parents and students.

    If you have any questions regarding the survey or need assistance, contact the Cambium Assessment Portal Survey Help Desk number 877-206-7039.

    Added June 8, 2020
  • The Science Interim Assessments are no longer available for the rest of the 2019-2020 administration. Students will no longer have access to these tests in the Test Delivery System (TDS). The Science Interim Assessments will also not be viewable in the Assessment Viewing Application (AVA). The AVA portal card on the Science Assessments page has been disabled.

    Added April 24, 2020
  • The State Board of Education waived the requirement in IDAPA for the administration of the Idaho Standard Achievement Test (ISAT) and alternate assessments for students with significant cognitive disabilities, in English Language Arts, Math, and Science, in grades 3-8 and high school for the 2019-2020 school year.

    ELA/Math/Science ISAT and ELA/Math IDAA tests were disabled on Friday, March 27. Assessments that have been completed will be reset. Assessments in progress will be reset. No reports or data will be provided.

    Added March 31, 2020
  • The Test Delivery System (TDS) Training Presentation is now available in the ELA/Literacy & Math AssessmentsScience Assessments and the Alternate Assessment ELA & Math resources section under the System Information – Training Modules sub-folder. This presentation is designated to help users navigate the Test Delivery System (TDS) including the Student Interface, the Test Administrator Interface, the Data Entry Interface and help support test administrators manage and administer tests for the ISAT and IDAA tests.

    Added March 12, 2020

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