Nevada Science Assessments
The current Nevada Academic Content Standards for Science (NVACSS) were approved in 2014. Spring 2017 was the first administration of the Nevada Science Criterion-Referenced Tests (CRT) in grades 5 and 8, and the Nevada High School Science assessment aligned to the new academic content standards.
Nevada Department of Education - Science Assessments (Link to NDE)
Nevada Academic Content Standards for Science (Link to NDE)
Content Standards Assessed
- Grade 5--grade level standards
- Grade 8--middle grades standards, 6-8
- High School--Life Science (pdf)