• College/Career Readiness Assessments

    ACT (college entrance exam) - a comprehensive system for collecting and reporting information about students planning to enter postsecondary education; see also the KDE info page

    PSAT/SAT – a district-supported initiative in which students in grades 9-11 take an aptitude test to measure college readiness in reading, writing and language, and math

    Khan Academy – free expert-created content and resources for every subject and level 

    KYOTE - a delivery and development system for standardized examinations used to measure preparedness for college-level learning

    KOSSA or Kentucky Occupational Skills Standards Assessment - one of two measures that can be given to students to meet the career-ready technical portion of college and career readiness. KOSSA tests are aligned to CTE career pathways. See also industry certifications.

    ASVAB - a multi-aptitude battery of tests that measure developed abilities and helps predict academic and occupational success in the military