Testing and Assessment FAQs

What tests are required as part of the program?

Students who are enrolled in Texas Online Preparatory School are required to take the following tests:

  • K12 lesson assessments
  • K12 unit assessments
  • State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR)—Grades 3–8
  • End of Course Exam (EOC)—High School
  • Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS)— any student who started high school prior to the 2010–2011 school year
  • Math and literacy benchmark testing

Do I have to participate in state testing?

Families enrolling at TOPS must be willing to participate in all required areas of the program.