Technical Reports

This section contains background and technical information about the construction of the Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCAs) and other statewide assessments. For in-depth information on data related to these tests, use the link provided to enter our Data Center.  

MCA-III

MTAS-III

Technical Manual

Yearbook Tables

Career and College Readiness

Standard Setting Reports

Reports on the process used to set the achievement levels for assessments that categorize student performance.

Alignment Reports

Reports on an evaluation of the alignment between the assessment and the extended content standards.

Optional Local Purpose Assessment (OLPA)

Other Studies