Welcome to the NCSD
This section of the NCSD Website is intended to provide useful information concerning the North Carolina State Testing Program. All students in grades 3-12 in North Carolina participate in state mandated tests.
Please click on the link on left panel to find information about the tests administered to each grade level.
For additional information on Accountability subjects, please click on the following links.
North Carolina Standard Course of Study (NCSCS)
NC Accountability Services Division:
NC End-of-Grade Tests at Grades 3-8 and 10:
NC End-of-Course Tests:
NC High School Exit Standards:
US Department of Education (NCLB division):
NC Department of Public Instruction:
If you need additional information please contact:
Updated - 10/15/2009