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PUSD's Assessments

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Additional Assessments

  • California Healthy Kids Survey (CHKS)
  • California Healthy Kids Parent Survey
  • California Physical Fitness Test (PFT)
  • State Seal of Biliteracy
CAST Science
The California Science Test (CAST) Test: California’s new state standards for science call for students to think and work like scientists and engineers—asking questions and learning through hands-on investigation and discovery.  For additional information about the new science tests and sample questions, please visit the CDE’s CAASPP Science Assessment Web page at