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Assessment 2019-03-12T13:21:30-06:00

Our mission is to positively impact student learning by ensuring the development and administration of valid and reliable assessments that:

  • Are aligned to rigorous standards
  • Produce results used to inform a measure of college and career readiness
  • Undergird the belief that all students can learn and achieve at high levels
  • Hold schools and the PED accountable to create equity and opportunities for students

New Mexico assessments meet state and federal requirements for Title I ,Title II, and Title III. These assessments are used for a variety of purposes, including: High School Graduation, School Grading, and NMTeach Educator Evaluation.


Re-envisioning New Mexico’s Statewide Assessment System (PDF) new

Schedule of Stakeholder Community Input Sessions (PDF) new

Please note that the venue for the community conversation in Albuquerque on Thursday, March 21 has changed to the Berna Facio Professional Development Complex.

New Mexico Statewide Assessment Program (PDF)

Transitioning Away from the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) (Jan. 10, 2019) (PDF)

NMPED Preferred Formative Assessment Providers (PDF)

Page last updated March 12, 2019