Welcome to the Office of Academics - Assessment

Mission Statement

The mission of the Washoe County School District - Department of Assessment is to maximize student success on the Pathway to College and Career Readiness by promoting, monitoring and supporting a balanced assessment system. As part of the Office of Academics, the department provides valid and reliable data from multiple measures to inform curricular and instructional decisions and facilitates the judicious use of assessment information by a variety of users to answer questions about student progress.


Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web-Accessibility

The District prohibits bullying, cyber-bullying, harassment, sexual harassment, discrimination and/or retaliation in any of its educational programs/activities, employment, and employment opportunities.  For the District's full Notice of Non-Discrimination statement as well as methods to address questions and concerns please visit our Notice of Non-Discrimination and Web Accessibility page.

For more information, visit the Civil Rights Compliance Department page.