Announcements Archive

May 22, 2023

Summative score reports for the Kansas Assessment Program are now available in Kite Educator Portal. Additional scoring and reporting resources are available to educators on the Summative Assessment page. Parents and… more

May 16, 2023

The ATS team at KU is developing a Kite Readiness Tool that will allow technology coordinators to easily assess whether their school/district network and devices are prepared to deliver KAP/KELPA/DLM assessments using Kite Student Portal. Several options are being considered and we need your… more

May 3, 2023

The Summer Assessment Review for English Language Arts/Math/Science will be held in person from July 17 through July 21, 2023 in Salina and Lawrence. The exact date and time commitments are panel specific. No panel will last longer than three days. 
This review is an engaging… more

March 21, 2023

The Kansas State Department of Education (KSDE) is launching an optional Grade 2 Reading Assessment this Spring. This formative assessment is designed to serve as a bridge assessment, measuring both reading fundamentals and comprehension.

Here are answers to several Frequently Asked… more

January 30, 2023

KELPA Summative window is open January 30 - March 10 with Scoring due by March 31. KAP Summative window and cPass Spring windows are open March 20 – April 28. For more information on all assessment windows, please check out the… more

February 20, 2023

If you are an educator that administers the KELPA or KAP assessments, please respond to the feedback survey that is located in the SURVEY tab in Kite Educator Portal. Your feedback and input will help drive the future of these assessments and the technology that supports them. The windows for… more

August 29, 2022

The KAP subject, braille, and technology practice tests are now available for the 2023 school year. Logins can be found in the Practice Test Guide for Educators (pdf).

July 27, 2022

KSDE and Agile Technology Solutions (ATS) are proud to present a fresh look and new features for the Kansas Assessment Program (KAP) website! The redesign allows for a tailored view of all resources and materials depending on your role within the program. Whether you are an educator or test… more