Standards - Iowa

Common Core State-By-State - Iowa

Iowa Department of Education

Adopted: 2010 (includes state additions)

 

SUBJECT
STANDARD SET
GRADES
IMPLEMENTATION
LANGUAGE ARTS Iowa Common Core Standards Language Arts, 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-10, 11-12 July 1, 2012 (Grades 9-12)
2014-2015

(Full Implementation All Grades)
2013-2015 (All Grades)
MATHEMATICS Iowa Common Core Standards Mathematics, 2010 K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9-12 July 1, 2012 (Grades 9-12)
2014-2015

(Full Implementation All Grades)
2013-2015 (All Grades)
SCIENCE Iowa Common Core Standards Science, 2010 6-8, 9-10, 11-12 July 1, 2012 (Grades 9-12)
2014-2015

(Full Implementation All Grades)
2013-2015 (All Grades)
SOCIAL STUDIES Iowa Common Core Standards Social Studies, 2010 6-8, 9-10, 11-12 July 1, 2012 (Grades 9-12)
2014-2015

(Full Implementation All Grades)
2013-2015 (All Grades)

 


Assessment Information:

Iowa officially joined and is currently a governing state in the SMARTER Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC).

SBAC: http://www.smarterbalanced.org/about/member-states/#iowa

More Information:

Iowa Common Core Website & Implementation Timeline:
http://educateiowa.gov/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=2485&Itemid=4602

Iowa Common Core Fact Sheet:
http://educateiowa.gov/index.php?option=com_docman&task=doc_download&gid=9935&Itemid=1507

The Common Core State Standards in Literacy and Mathematics were integrated into the Iowa Core by Iowa State Board of Education action in 2010. All school districts and accredited nonpublic schools are required to fully implement the Iowa Core in grades 9-12 by July 1, 2012 and grades K-8 by the 2014-2015 school year.