Paper California Achievement Test with mailed results. This is a timed test.
This 1970 edition California Achievement Test is for students entering grades 2 through 12. It covers the following subject areas: Reading (vocabulary and comprehension), Mathematics (computation and concepts & problems), and Language (mechanics, usage & structure, and spelling). The test for entering grade 2 also includes Auding.
Scores reported will offer a grade equivalent score, but also percentile and stanine rankings for each of the individual test sections. You will receive your testing materials by mail.
This service includes all the necessary materials and instructions for administering the test. After testing, please return the materials to us for scoring (an envelope is included, but you may use any mailing method you would prefer). After scoring the test, we will then mail the final results and original test sheet to you.
- Enter the FIRST NAME and LAST NAME of the student to be tested in the spaces provided.
- Select the GRADE ENTERING; not the student's current grade.
- Indicate if you would like to add the RECOMMENDATION SERVICE or COMPOSITE SCORING service to your test (both services are explained below).
- Please enter information only for one student at a time, then select the Add To Cart button.
- If you wish to purchase testing services for additional students, or wish to make other purchases, select the Continue Shopping link after viewing your shopping cart.
It can take roughly 1 week to grade the test and mail the results after receiving your test(s). If ordering the Recommendation Service or Composite Scoring service, please allow up to an additional week for the results and service information to be mailed.
* Please note that the California Achievement Test has a 1 year expiration date.
Christian Liberty has added the composite score option in response to some state and local school requirements.** This score is calculated from the raw scores of the individual sections of the California Achievement Test.
Families who request a composite score will receive (in addition to the individual results provided for the seven subject areas) composite score results in raw score, percentile, and stanine rank formats. A grade equivalent composite score is not available.
To include a composite score with your test results, simply check the "Composite Scoring" option.
** Christian Liberty does not require a composite score for enrollment into its homeschool academy.
If you are unsure which curriculum materials to choose based on the achievement test scores, Christian Liberty offers two different curriculum recommendation services to provide guidance in this area:
|Basic Service – provides a subject-by-subject listing of recommended curriculum materials (from those offered through Christian Liberty) based solely on the CAT scores.
Premium Service – currently unavailable
Both services can take a few business days to complete and may delay the arrival of your test scores.
After testing is completed:
If you decide to enroll your student into the Christian Liberty Academy School System (CLASS) within six months after receiving the test results, the cost of the test will be deducted from your student's tuition fee. However, if you enroll your student in a grade level using a different test than the one he or she originally took, the test cost will not be deducted from your student's tuition fee.
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This test is a wonderful tool for assessment of my daughter's academic progress! I love that I can administer it myself, at home where she is most comfortable, giving her the best environment for success. I also love the fact that there are no questions requiring my daughter to give an answer regarding evolution, where the test's "correct" answer would be something that runs contrary to our family's beliefs. Thank you for providing this option for homeschooled students!
Testing service is just what we need to know where students are excelling or weak areas.
I've used these tests for my children for 16 years. They don't require a certified tester and they give me a good idea where my children fall in their strengths and weaknesses.
I bought this CAT test because it was the cheapest one in the market. But coming from a Christian company I would expect more. Test was just like the garbage coming from our school districts, across the nation. Ie. Evolutionary concepts in reading sections, total junk questions about grammar and some illusions to gender issues. I made a note in my records never to buy from this company again, in relation to CAT tests.
PROVIDED NECESSARY TESTING
This product shipped very fast and the content is on the level of both my children really easy to do and I liked that there was a paper choice rather than online. Were very satisfied.
I'm happy to know that CAT-70 is still available.
I like using this to help me know where my children’s strengths are and where their weaknesses may be
I have used this test for many years. I recommend it.