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Parent and Family Resources

Looking for information about the new state tests?  For information about a school or school district? For achievement results or homework help? The resources listed here are selected to assist parents and students in their school-related needs.

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What's New

  • Colorado Measures of Academic Success (CMAS): What to expect for the 2015-16 school year
    Get an update on what state tests your student will be taking this year.
    English (PDF) | Spanish (PDF)
  • Frequently asked questions about CMAS
    English | Spanish (PDF)
  • Graduation Guidelines
    Life beyond high school is different from what it used to be. The Colorado State Board of Education recently adopted a revised graduation guidelines menu, creating more choices for school districts to use in setting local requirements for high school graduation.
    Menu of Options Fact Sheet (PDF)  |  Timeline Fact Sheet (PDF)  |  Toolkit (PDF)


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