Testing Assessment Information -STAAR
State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR)
The STAAR program encompasses STAAR, STAAR Spanish and STAAR Alternate 2. STAAR focuses on increasing postsecondary readiness of graduating high school students and helps to ensure that Texas students are competitive with other students both nationally and internationally.
- STAAR grades 3–8 includes assessments of writing, reading, mathematics, science, and social studies. STAAR EOC assessments are available for Algebra I, Biology, English I, English II, and U.S. history.
- STAAR Spanish is available in grades 3–5 for each subject area assessed when Spanish provides the most appropriate measure of academic achievement.
STAAR Program Information