StateName of AssessmentGrades AdministeredComprehensive (Comp) or End of Course (EOC)School AccountabilityRequired for Graduation
AlabamaACT with Writing11CompYesNo
AlaskaAlaska Science Assessment10CompNoNot reported
ArkansasACT Aspire9, 10CompYesNo
ColoradoCMAS: Science11CompYesNo
ConnecticutConnecticut Academic Performance Test in Science10CompYesNo
DelawareBiology EOCNoNo
FloridaBiology 1 EOCYesNo
GeorgiaBiology, Physical Science EOCYesYes
HawaiiBiology 1 EOCYesNo
IdahoBiology EOCYesNo
IdahoChemistry EOCYesNo
IllinoisBiology 1 EOCNoNo
IndianaISTEP+ Grade 10 Science9, 10CompYesNo
IowaIowa Assessments11CompYesNo
KansasKansas Assessment Program (KAP)11CompYesNo
KentuckyKentucky End-of-Course Field Test - Biology EOCNoNo
LouisianaBiology EOCYesYes
MaineMaine Educational Assessments (MEA) - Science11CompNoNo
MassachusettsBiology EOCYesYes
MassachusettsChemistry EOCYesYes
MassachusettsIntroductory Physics EOCYesYes
MassachusettsTechnology/Engineering EOCYesYes
MichiganM-STEP Science Field Test11CompYesNo
MinnesotaMinnesota Comprehensive Assessments, Series III (MCA-III) EOC EOCNoNo
MississippiMississippi Academic Assessment Program EOC Biology I EOCYesYes
MissouriMissouri Assessment Program: End-of-Course EOCNoNot reported
MontanaScience Criterion-Referenced Test10CompNoNo
NevadaCriterion-Referenced Test10CompYesNo
New HampshireNH Statewide Assessment System (NHSAS)11CompYesNo
New JerseyNJBCT Science9, 10, 11, 12CompNot reportedNot reported
New MexicoBiology EOCNoYes
New MexicoChemistry EOCNoYes
New MexicoEnvironmental Science EOCNoNo
New MexicoPhysical Science EOCNoYes
New MexicoPhysics EOCNoNo
New YorkRegents Exams (EarthSci, LivingEnv, Chem, Physics) EOCYesYes
North CarolinaACT11CompNoNo
North CarolinaBiology EOCYesNo
North DakotaNorth Dakota State Assessment11CompNoNo
OklahomaACT (only required for districts who select ACT for High School)11CompNoNo
OklahomaGrade 11 Science Content (CCRA)11CompNoNo
OregonOregon Statewide Assessment System - Science11CompYesNo
PennsylvaniaBiology EOCYesYes
Rhode IslandRI NGSA11CompNoNo
South CarolinaBiology 1 EOCYesNo
South DakotaSouth Dakota Science Assessment (SDSA)11CompNoNo
TennesseeBiology EOCYesNo
TennesseeChemistry EOCNoNo
TexasTAKS11CompNot reportedYes
TexasBiology EOCYesYes
UtahBiology EOCYesNo
UtahChemistry EOCYesNo
UtahEarth Science EOCYesNo
UtahPhysics EOCYesNo
VermontVermont Science Assessment (VTSA)11CompYesNo
VirginiaEarth Science, Biology, Chemistry EOCYesYes
WashingtonWashington Comprehensive Assessment of Science (WCAS)11CompYesNo
West VirginiaWV General Summative Assessment / SAT School Day11CompYesNot reported
West VirginiaWest Virginia General Summative Assessment/ SBAC11CompNoNo
WisconsinACT Aspire Science9, 10CompNoNo
WisconsinACT Plus Writing (Science)11CompNoNo
WyomingWyoming Test of Proficiency and Progress (WY-TOPP)
37 Comp, 33 EOC 4215

Questions: Report most advanced comprehensive or EOC HS science assessment taken by most students--Assessment used for school accountab​ility? Assessment required for high school graduation?