Student Assessment of Growth and Excellence (SAGE)
SAGE is Utah’s computer adaptive assessment system aligned to the state’s core standards. This comprehensive testing system includes the following summative, interim, and formative components.
SAGE Summative: Summative adaptive assessments required for state and federal accountability provided for English language arts (ELA), math and science
SAGE Formative: Optional learning resources, test items, and learning activities available to teachers, parents and students, linked to students’ summative test results.
Parents are welcome to access the SAGE system and try the test training section with your students at sageportal.org.
Summary of SAGE
•Standards-based adaptive assessment
•Provides good measurement for all students
•Brings the right assessments into the classroom
•Accessible for All
•Embedded supports and accommodations to test every student fairly
•Actionable data to support instruction
•Immediate links to formative material
•Classroom activities and formative assessments to evaluate individual needs
•Spring to Spring and Fall to Spring growth
•Helps all kids access the test (“accommodations”
Testing starts on April 17th through May16th, testing 3rd - 11th grades