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Arizona's Academic Standards Assessment


Arizona's Academic Standards Assessment (AASA)

Grades 3-8 Testing:

AASA is the statewide achievement test for Arizona students in Grades 3-8.  All Arizona public school students in Grades 3 - 8 will take the grade level AASA assessments in English Language Arts and Mathematics.


Grade 3 Oral Reading Fluency Test Section:

The Oral Reading Fluency (ORF) test session is administered to all third grade students.



High School Testing:

Cohort 2026 (typically grade 9) students will take the ACT Aspire assessment.

Cohort 2024 (typically grade 11) students will take the ACT assessment. 


ADE has posted information about the test here.


New information will be posted to this site as it becomes available.