Learning Support Services

Assessment & Accountability

Assessment & Digital Content Help Desk (858) 521-2800 ext.2251
Direct Line:  (858) 521-2881

Doug Johnson, Executive Director II, dojohnson@powayusd.com
Stacey Davis, Executive Assistant, (858) 521-2800 ext. 2731
15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA 92128

Testing & Assessment - Measuring Success


ELPAC (English Language Proficiency Assessments for CA)

Information for the ELPAC, a required state test for English language proficiency that must be given to students whose primary language is other than English.

Frequently Asked Questions about ELPAC

ELPAC Test Results -  School, District, County, Statewide 

PFT (Physical Fitness Testing)

Includes information regarding the physical fitness test required to be administered to students in grades 5, 7, and 9.

CA Board of Education PFT site

Program Overview

PFT Results


 Testing Calendar


MAP (Measures of Academic Progress)
*Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA)

MAPs is used in many schools in grades 3-9 to measure student achievement during the year and guide instructional decision-making. MAPs has not been fully implemented, so not every student at every school may participate.

Online MAP RESOURCE PAGE for Teachers, Parents, Students
Parents Guide to Growth (pdf)
Parent Orientation (pdf)
Understanding Individual Score Report (pdf)
MORE information about MAPS - NWEA Website




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