Standards - Arizona

Common Core State-By-State - Arizona

 Arizona Department of Education

Adopted: 2010 (includes state additions)

 

SUBJECT
STANDARD SET
GRADES
IMPLEMENTATION
LANGUAGE ARTS Arizona Academic Content Standards Language Arts, 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 2011-2012 (Grade K)
2012-2013 (Grade K-1)
2013-2014 (All Grades)
MATHEMATICS Arizona Academic Content Standards Mathematics, 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-12 2011-2012 (Grade K)
2012-2013 (Grade K-1)
2013-2014 (All Grades)
SCIENCE Arizona Academic Content Standards Science, 2010 6-8, 9-10, 11-12 2011-2012 (Grade K)
2012-2013 (Grade K-1)
2013-2014 (All Grades)
SOCIAL STUDIES Arizona Academic Content Standards Social Studies, 2010 6-8, 9-10, 11-12 2011-2012 (Grade K)
2012-2013 (Grade K-1)
2013-2014 (All Grades)

 


Arizona Common Core website

Assessment Information:
Arizona officially joined and is currently a governing state in the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC).

PARCC: http://www.parcconline.org/arizona

The PARCC assessments will be ready for Arizona to administer during the 2014-2015 school year.
SY 2012-2013 - First year pilot/field testing and related research and data collection
SY 2013-2014 - Second year pilot/field testing and related research and data collection
SY 2014-2015 - Full administration of PARCC assessments
Summer 2015 - Set achievement levels, including college-ready performance levels

More Information:

2011-2012 Full implementation at Kindergarten begins.
2012-2013 Full implementation begins at Grade 1 and continues at kindergarten.
2013-2014 Full Implementation is required at all grade levels.
2014-2015 Assessment begins on the 2010 Arizona Mathematics and English Language Arts Standards.

Related News:
Arizona Implementation Timeline

Arizona leaders focus on training teachers for Common Core Standards