Assessment Family Resources
Assessment Family Resources provides an overview of the assessments Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) students will take during the 2023-24 school year. Assessments listed include the new Florida Assessment of Student Thinking (FAST), which replaced the Florida Standards Assessment (FSA). This site contains a variety of resources to assist you in becoming familiar with the new testing platforms, navigating the process and preparing your student for these assessments.

What State Assessments Will My Student Take?

OCPS students may take any of the following assessments during the 2023-24 school year:

New Florida’s Assessment of Student Thinking (FAST)

Beginning in the 2022-23 school year, Senate Bill 1048 will change state assessments by:

  • Removing the requirement that grades 3-6 will be delivered in paper-based format
  • Replacing the current grade-level summative assessment system with the Coordinated Screening and Progress Monitoring (CSPM) System (required in section 1008.25(8), F.S.)

The new Florida’s Assessment of Student Thinking (FAST) are given three times a year PM 1, PM2 and PM 3 (Progress Monitoring)


  • Early Literacy Star
  • Star Reading
  • Star Math

Grades 3-10

  • Cambium ELA - Cambium English Language Arts
  • Cambium Math - Cambium Mathematics (Grades 3-8)


Other Assessments

  • EOC - End of Course Assessment for Algebra I, Biology, Civics, Geometry and US History
  • FCLE - Florida Civics Literacy Exam
  • SSA - Statewide Science Assessments

Please click on the tiles below to see the assessments specific to grade levels and course enrollment.

General Information and Resources

Contact Information


445 W. Amelia Street Orlando, FL 32801 407.317.3284