School Improvement in Maryland

Assessment Resources: MSA

MSA - Maryland School Assessment

NEW Public Release Items:
Released March 2009:345678
Print version (PDF): 345678
Answer keys for print version: 345678
Sample Assessment Items:345678

Brief Constructed Response Rubric for grades 3 - 8
Brief Constructed Response Rubric for English
Extended Constructed Response Rubric for English

About the State Assessments

How do we test what students have learned? MSA
How do we test what students have learned? HSA