Online California Achievement Test with near-instant, emailed 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 test results by email shortly after the test is completed.
- 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.
You will receive an email with details about registering to take the test shortly after completing your order. In most cases we are able to send the information within an hour but there may be times where it takes longer - up to 1 business day.
We ask that you please add <email@example.com> to your email address book to ensure you receive this email. If you don't see it, please check your spam or junk email folder. If you experience any trouble, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We also recommend viewing our system requirements below for administering the test on your computer.
*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.
What is Composite Scoring?
** 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.
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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Was great to have instant results! And very user friendly!
Great test and very easy to proctor!
I love how simple everything is. I also wanted to change the amount of reviews as it wasn't a nice number
Quick and easy to use. Results are available immediately.
I have been using the CAT for many years with my home educated children. It has fulfilled the state mandated testing requirements for us.
This is excellent it also gives grade level that the student is at.
We have been using this test for several years now and it is great to compare growth from year to year. The test seems to correlate very well with what I see in my children's academic studies throughout the school year and it helps keep us compliant with local homeschool laws. Thank you CLA!
Tests everything it needs to. My student felt certain sections were very easy and certain sections were challenging. Nice blend of easier and harder!
Super friendly and helpful customer service and the test worked smoothly. No glitches or problems!