Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC)
What is the purpose of New Hampshire SBA?
TheSmarter Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC) is a standardizedtestconsortium. It creates Common Core State Standards-aligned tests ("adaptive online exams") to be used in several states. It uses automated essay scoring.
What content areas and grade levels are tested?
Content Areas:ELA and Math
Performance Levels and Scale Scores and Other Measures
How are records matched to students in Illuminate?
- 1st: Student ID (3) to State Student ID
- 2nd: Student ID (3) to Local Student ID
- 3rd: unique combination of Student Last Name (2) to Last Name, Student First Name (1) to First Name,and Student DOB (4) to Birth Date
How are unique records identified?
- Student First Name (1)
- Student Last Name (2)
- Student ID (3)
- Student DOB (4)