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Elimination of English Language Arts I State Assessment Information

10/1/2019

Recent changes in state law eliminated the English language arts I test for students in the classes of 2023 and beyond. Students who entered ninth grade on or after July 1, 2019, are no longer required to take the English language arts I test. More details on the impact of eliminating the English language arts I test can be found in the Elimination of English Language Arts I State Assessment document.

Further information regarding other changes to Ohio’s state testing system will be released at a later date.

For questions related to state testing requirements, please contact statetests@education.ohio.gov.

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