Assessment Information

2020-2021 Assessment Schedule

Testing Calendar 2020-21

Utah Aspire Plus 2019-2020

Utah Aspire Plus Logo 2018-19

Utah Aspire Plus is a custom assessment created by Utah educators using ACT Aspire and Utah assessment questions. All 9th- and 10th-grade students take Utah Aspire Plus in the Spring. The assessment helps students prepare for the ACT test.

Benchmark Assessments – 2020-2021


Summative Assessment Spring 2021

  • Alignment to Utah Core Standards and calculation of student growth scores.
  • Predictive-scoring for Utah’s College and Career Readiness assessment (the ACT).

Testing Date:  TBA

Testing Times:  All tests are timed and must be completed in the allotted time.*

  • Math: 90 Minutes
  • Science:  60 Minutes
  • Reading: 90 Minutes
  • English: 45 Minutes

*Tests are not divided into sections. Each test must be completed in one sitting (unless the student has an IEP, 504, or English Learner accommodation for stop-the-clock breaks or for securely extending the test over multiple days).


Resources, Guides, and Tutorials

Utah Aspire Plus Testing Portal

Utah Aspire Plus TAM (Summative)


Test Blueprints:

Math
Science
Reading
English