ACAP Summative Grades 2nd - 8th administered in April

    All 2nd - 8th grade students will participate in the ACAP statewide assessment.  The ACAP has features not previously included in previous state assessments.  

    • Second grade will take the test; however, their scores will only be used to measure growth for their 3rd grade year.
    • There is a writing component in the tests for grades 4th through 8th and will comprise a text dependent analysis in order to develop a comprehensive essay response.
    • Students in grades 4th, 6th, & 8th will also take the Science portion of the assessment.
    • Test items will be aligned to the Alabama Course of Study.



    • Sample test items are available by clicking HERE
    • Online Training Tools (OTT) - Student practice for ACAP computer enhancement tools click HERE
      • Click Online Tools Training, next select the grade level of your child, then select the subject to practice and follow directions on the page. 
      • Students may access the OTT as often as needed or desired from either the classroom or home. 
      • The OTT runs on a standard Google Chrome browser and can be accessed outside the school network.