CMAS is the umbrella term used for both the Colorado Science and Social Studies assessments and the PARCC English Language Arts and Math assessments.  Please select the appropriate subpage (to the left) for assessment-specific (PARCC ELA and Math or Science & Social Studies) timelines and materials.

Resources on this page are for both all CMAS assessments.

Training  Date Resources
2017 CMAS SAC Training #1
January 24th from 12-2
2017 CMAS Webinar #1 recording

2017 CMAS CoAlt Manual
Assigning test sessions/classes
Accommodations Crosswalk
2017 SR_PNP file layout
Testing Multiple Grades Guidance 2017
CMAS Training #1 PowerPoint
2017 CMAS SAC Training #2
January 31st from 12-2
2017 CMAS Webinar #2 recording

2017 CMAS SAC Training #3
February 7th from 12-2
2017 CMAS Webinar #3 recording

All SACs are required to demonstrate that they have reviewed CSI trainings and conducted school-level training and technology readiness preparations.

Document Due Date Resource 
SAC Assurance (Required) March 13, 2017 - Computer-Based Testing Schools

April 10,2017 - Paper-Based Testing Schools
2017 SAC Assurance



Technology Readiness- CDE

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Test administrator training PPT (CBT)

Test administrator training PPT (PBT)