Assessment and Accountability

Assessment and Accountability coordinate State, Federal, and District mandated assessments and facilitate support for the individual needs of teachers and students.

Responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining student records
  • Data security
  • Maintaining assessment data
  • Submitting accurate student demographics to testing vendors
  • Ensuring District compliance with testing regulations
  • Data collection and dissemination to appropriate parties
  • Compliance with Federal and State mandated reporting
  • Technical assistance in the development of School Improvement Plans
  • Facilitation for the development of the District Improvement Plan

The Annual Report Card to the Public:

  • Report Card data follows the Alaska Department of Early Education and Development template and:
  • Assesses how well NSBSD students meet the State's Performance Standards;
  • Provides a comparison to the rest of the students in Alaska;
  • Supports instruction in NSBSD classrooms; and
  • Guides school improvement plans.

District and School Report Cards

State Assessments:

Per Alaska State Statute 14.03.016, parents have the right to make educational decisions for their children. Please contact your child's school principal if you would like your child not to participate in a summative state assessment. 

Alaska's Required Statewide Assessments

Alaska Department of Education & Early Development:

Surveys: 

  • School Climate Connectedness Survey
  • Youth Risk Behavior Survey
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