California Alternate Assessments (CAA)

General Information

  • The summative California Alternate Assessments (CAAs) for English language arts/literacy (ELA), mathematics, and science are administered to eligible students using the secure browser and test delivery system. The CAAs are for students with the most significant cognitive disabilities and whose individualized education program (IEP) team has designated the use of an alternate assessment on statewide summative assessments.

    Eligible students are those whose disability prevents them from taking the Smarter Balanced Summative Assessments for ELA and mathematics and the California Science Test.

CAA Test Administrator Training and Login Links

  • 2021-22 CAA Test Examiner Tutorials Must Complete Training Prior to Administration
  • Administer the CAA