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December 7, 2023

2024 KELPA Summative Rater Training Materials are now available. Materials are located in the Help tab in Kite® Educator Portal. As a reminder, all persons that are responsible for primary or second-rater scoring of KELPA… more

December 1, 2023

The second Interim Predictive assessment window for KAP will be open on Monday, December 4th and run through December 15th. 

The Interim Predictive assessment is optional assessment given three times per year in ELA and mathematics. These results help educators evaluate their student's… more

October 4, 2023

For educators planning to administer the KELPA Screener to students that have recently arrived in the US, a new option to bypass the full KELPA Screener is now available. This “Pre-Screen” survey completed in Kite Educator Portal helps determine if the student should try to complete the KELPA… more

September 26, 2023

The first of three Interim Predictive assessment windows this school year will be open from October 2-13. The Interim Predictive assessment is optional assessment given three times per year in ELA and mathematics. Results help educators evaluate where students are in their learning and whether… more

September 11, 2023

To help students gain confidence navigating assessments and question types in Kite® Student Portal, several varieties of KAP practice tests are available to review. Options include technology practice tests, subject-oriented practice tests, and braille practice tests, and are… more

August 11, 2023

If parents need access to Kite® Parent Portal to view score reports, the District Test Coordinator (DTC) will need to re-upload the emails in order to provide access. To connect parent emails with students who are not currently enrolled, DTCs must complete a district level upload. The… more

August 1, 2023

The monthly KAP DTC training webinars are scheduled to begin earlier for the 2023-24 school year. Beginning Tuesday, August 8, the webinars are scheduled to begin at 1:00 PM Central, a change from the previous 1:30 PM start time in previous years. These webinars provide valuable technology and… more

August 1, 2023

The 2023-24 KAP Assessments Overview Calendar has been posted to the KAP website. This resource provides important dates and information for each assessment program as well as a detailed activity timeline broken down by month.


June 30, 2023

The list of supported devices for Kite® Student Portal is set to grow by one for the 2023-24 school year. Beginning in August, Kite will extend support to include testing devices operating on the Android® platform.

Additional details such as the download link,… more

June 19, 2023

Kite® Educator Portal and Student Portal will be temporarily unavailable Thursday, July 27 through Friday, July 28 while the ATS team performs routine updates and improvements to enhance the functionality, security, and performance of the Kite Suite. During this window, any ongoing… more