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Welcome to the Assessments web page of the Kansas State Department of Education.  The purpose of this page is to provide assistance to the districts and schools with their participation in the Kansas Assessment Program (KAP).  This site contains documents and resources related to the state assessments in Kansas and should assist in the understanding of the program.  Updates are made as new information becomes available.  For further assistance please contact those individuals listed at the right.

2018-2019 Assessment Documents and Resources

2018-2019 Assessment TimelineMonth by month list of important dates and tasks related to state assessments.
2018-2019 Kansas Assessment Program OverviewQuick reference for all Kansas state assessment testing windows.
2019 ACT/Workkeys Information 
Acronyms and AbbreviationsA list of acronyms and accommodations associated with Kansas state assessments.
Assessment Resources and ContactsList of resources and contacts to support state assessment administration
District and Building Test Coordinator Responsibilities 2019Responsibilities for test coordinators in preparing for and administering state assessments.
Dynamic Learning Maps ResourcesResources and schedules for Dynamic Learning Maps assessment.
Test Coordinator Regional TrainingPowerPoint of regional test coordinator training fall 2018

2018-19 Tools and Accommodations

Accommodations by ProgramChart showing accommodations for each Kansas assessment program
Tools and Accommodations for the Kansas Assessment Program (KAP)Updated 1/4/19. Chart showing tools and accommodations available for Kansas state assessments.

Contact Information



Lee Jones

Juanita Anderson

Cary Rogers

Uploading Students into KIDS

KITE technical Issues

General Testing Questions all content

Accommodation Questions


Test Security and Ethics

These documents are recommended for use by District Coordinators when training Classroom/Test Proctors.
Appropriate Testing Practices Fact Sheet 2018-2019The Do's and Don'ts for state assessments
Test Security and Ethics Fact Sheet 2018-2019Test security details for state assessments.
Test Security Guidelines August 2018Kansas plan for Test Security for state assessments

Assistant Director

Beth Fultz
(785) 296-2325

Assessment Coordinator
Lee Jones
(785) 296-4349

Deputy Commissioner
Division of Learning Services
Brad Neuenswander
(785) 296-2303

Career, Standards and Assessment

Scott Smith
(785) 296-3142

Assistant Director
Career and Technical Education

Stacy Smith
(785) 296-0979

Assistant Director

Assistant Director
Beth Fultz
(785) 296-2325

Career, Standards and Assessment Services Upcoming Events

KSDE Impact Institutes
June 27-28 in Topeka
July 17-18 in Pratt

FCS Super Week
July 22-26 in Manhattan

New CTE Coordinator Training
July 31 in Wichita

STEM Education Workshop
August 14 in Lawrence

Kansas FCCLA Take AIM
August 25-26 in Manhattan

2019 KSDE CTE Workshops:
September 4 in Hays
September 5 in Dodge City
September 10 in Wichita
September 12 in Salina
September 17 in Chanute
September 19 in Topeka
September 25 in Goodland

KSDE Annual Conference
October 28-30 in Wichita

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