What is the PARCC?
PARCC (Partnership Assessment of Readiness for College and Career) is the District of Columbia’s annual assessment of mathematics and English language arts/literacy for students in grades 3-8 and high school.
Where can I get more information about the PARCC Assessment?
- OSSE.DC.gov/PARCC: the DC homepage for all things PARCC, including score report communication materials, links to test results, mock score reports, and links to PARCC resources for LEAs.
- parcc.pearson.com: the homepage for PARCC consortium resources and administration. This site includes sample questions and practice tests, video training modules and manuals, technology specifications, and links to Pearson Access Next, the administrative portal for PARCC.
- PARCC Partnership Resource Center: these released test items were administered to students in 2015, and are now freely available as a resource for educators, students and families.