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Science Assessments

Ohio Science Assessment Resources
During the 2016-2017 school year, science state assessments will be administered to Ohio students in 5th grade science, 8th grade science, and high school Biology. Dates TBD.
CCS Assessment Guides for Teachers: A one-stop-shop for information regarding the science test format, test blueprints, test specifications, practice test questions/answer key, and resources.
5th Grade Assessments 
8th Grade Assessments   
ODE Test Specifications Documents: These ODE documents provide an overview of the test format, as well as specific grade-level content information based on Ohio's New Learning Standards.
This portal provides access to the ODE science PRACTICE TESTS and resources for teachers, students, and parents. *You must use chrome or mozilla firefox to access the practice tests.
OCBA(Ohio's Computer-Based Assessments) Practice Test Resources
Student tutorials/tools, practice test scoring guides, and paper practice tests can be found here.
          5th Grade PBA(Performance-Based Assessment) Scoring Guide
          5th Grade EOY(End-of-Year) Scoring Guide
          8th Grade PBA(Performance-Based Assessment) Scoring Guide
          8th Grade EOY(End-of-Year) Scoring Guide
          HS Physical Science PBA(Performance-Based Assessment) Scoring Guide
          HS Physical Science EOY(End-of-Year) Scoring Guide
          HS Biology PBA (Performance-Based Assessment) Scoring Guide
          HS Biology EOY (End-of-Year) Scoring Guide
          Paper Science Practice Tests and Answer Documents
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