Accessing Student Assessment Results

Select the link below to view the Parent Guide, which will help you access student assessment results via Skyward Family Access. State assessment results for Grades K-12 are on the FDOE Family Portal which can be accessed through Skyward. If you need login information for Skyward Family Access, please reach out to your child's school.

The FDOE Family Portal includes results for the following assessments:

  • FAST K-2

  • FAST ELA Reading (Grades 3-10)

  • FAST Math (Grades 3-8)

  • End-of-Course Assessments: Algebra 1, Geometry, Biology 1, U.S. History, and Civics

  • Statewide Science: Grade 5 and Grade 8

  • Florida Alternate Assessment (FAA)

Most student results are available 24 hours after a student completes the assessment. FAST K-2 results will be available within 3 days of testing and FAA results will be released in July 2024.

Uniform Statewide Assessment Calendar

According to Section 1008.22(7)(c), Florida Statutes (F.S.), and State Board of Education Rule 6A‐1.094224, Florida Administrative Code (F.A.C), each school district must complete this uniform calendar with district‐required assessment information, publish the calendar to the district website, and provide it to the Department by October 1 of each school year. In addition, each school must publish the completed calendar on its website.

Click here for our current Uniform Statewide Assessment Calendar

If you are enrolled in Home School OR you are a McKay Scholarship student, you may sign up to take statewide assessments with GCSD.  Please contact the guidance counselor at your “home” school or call the district office (352-463-3200) for more information.  Please see the Uniform Statewide Assessment Calendar for testing dates.  We cannot administer tests outside of these windows.

Florida Department of Education (FDOE) Resources

Students in grades K-12 will take statewide assessments depending on their grade level and course enrollment.

Family Resources Grades K-2

FDOE FAST K-2 Fact Sheet

FAST Star Student Report Family Guides
English or Spanish

Understanding FAST K-2 Student Scores Parent Quick Guide
English or Spanish

Renaissance Star Practice Test Items
Star Early Literacy
Star Reading
Star Math

Family Resources Grades 3-12
BEST/FAST/Statewide Science & Social Studies

FDOE Fact Sheets:

Understanding Florida Statewide Assessments Reports for Families
English or Spanish

Practice Test Site - take a practice test for Grades 3-12

FAA Family Resources Grades 3-10

FAA Understanding Datafolio Reports - English, Spanish, or Haitian Creole

FAA Understanding Performance Task Reports - English, Spanish, or Haitian Creole

FAA 3-10 Practice Materials 

Computer-Adaptive Tests (CAT)

The following state assessments are now computer-adaptive:

  • Florida Assessment of Student Thinking (FAST) VPK-2 Early Literacy, Reading and Mathematics

  • FAST Grades 3-10 English Language Arts (ELA) Reading

  • FAST Grades 3-8 Mathematics

  • Benchmarks for Excellent Student Thinking (B.E.S.T.) Algebra 1 and Geometry End-of-Course (EOC) assessments

  • Grades 5 and 8 Statewide Science

  • Biology 1, Civics, and U.S. History EOC assessments

For more information about Computer-Adaptive Tests please click on the links below.

Florida's Statewide Grades 3-10 and End-of-Course (EOC) Computer-Adaptive Tests (FAQ)

Computer-Adaptive Testing - Florida Assessments (FLDOE Video)