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Utah RISE

Readiness Improvement Success Empowerment (RISE)

The RISE assessment is a multistage computer adaptive criterion referenced assessment system that includes summative tests for English Language Arts (ELAs), Mathematics, Science, and Writing. The summative tests are scheduled to be delivered to the following grades.

 

Summative Test Grades
ELA 3-8
Mathematics 3-8
Science 4-8
Writing 5 and 8
User Guides
Benchmark Previewing System User Guide [PDF]
Updated July 31, 2020

This user guide supports users of the Benchmark Previewing System. The Assessment Viewing Application (AVA) is a component of the Online Testing System that allows authorized users to review benchmark assessments for administrative or instructional purposes.

This document describes how Test Administrators (TAs) can remotely administer and proctor the Benchmark Modules and how students may access and participate in a Benchmark Module. 
New!
RISE Quick Reporting User Guide [PDF]
Updated August 10, 2020

This quick user guide provides instructions on how to use common functionality in the RISE Reporting System.

RISE Reporting User Guide [PDF]
Updated March 01, 2021
This user guide provides instructions on how to use the RISE Reporting System.
Test Administration Manual [PDF]
Updated March 01, 2021
This is the Test Administration Manual (TAM) for 2020-2021 RISE testing. 
TIDE User Guide [PDF]
Updated March 01, 2021

This user guide provides instructions on how to use TIDE.

Benchmark Modules Directory
Resource Description
ELA Benchmark Modules Grades 3-8 [PDF]
Updated July 31, 2020
ELA Braille Benchmark Modules Grades 3-8 [PDF]
Updated July 31, 2020
Math Benchmark Modules Grades 3-8 [PDF]
Updated July 31, 2020
Math Braille Benchmark Modules Grades 3-8 [PDF]
Updated July 31, 2020
Science Benchmark Modules Grades 4-5 [PDF]
Updated July 31, 2020
Science Braille Benchmark Modules Grades 4-5 [PDF]
Updated July 31, 2020
Science Benchmark Modules Grades 6-8 [PDF]
Updated July 31, 2020
Science Braille Benchmark Modules Grades 6-8 [PDF]
Updated July 31, 2020
These documents provide information on the benchmark tests for math, ELA and science including areas covered and number of items.
RISE Blueprints
Resource Description
ELA Blueprints [PDF]
Updated March 02, 2021
Math Blueprints [PDF]
Updated September 23, 2019
Science Gr 6-8 Blueprints [PDF]
Updated November 12, 2020
Science Gr 4-5 Blueprints [PDF]
Updated November 12, 2020

These are the RISE public facing blueprints that describe the summative tests.

RISE Writing Rubrics
RISE Automated Scoring FAQ [PDF]
Updated June 10, 2020

This document responds to frequently asked questions about the automated scoring engine used to score writing responses for all grades and all tests.

 
RISE Writing Rubric Grade 3-5 Informative [PDF]
Updated September 30, 2019
RISE Writing Rubric Grade 3-5 Opinion [PDF]
Updated September 30, 2019
RISE Writing Rubric Grade 6-8 Informative [PDF]
Updated September 30, 2019
RISE Writing Rubric Grade 6-8 Argumentative [PDF]
Updated September 30, 2019

These are the four writing rubrics used in RISE

RISE Calculators
RISE Calculator Manual [PDF]
Updated June 29, 2020
Standard Calculator Link
Updated June 10, 2020
Scientific Calculator
Updated June 10, 2020
Full Function Calculator
Updated June 10, 2020

The calculator manual provides information and links to the Desmos calculator that will be embedded within some RISE assessments

RISE Cut Scores
RISE Cut Scores [PPTX]
Updated June 10, 2020

This PPT includes the cut scores for all subjects, all grades.

Item Type Tutorials
Item Type Tutorials
Updated June 10, 2020

These tutorials show each of the item types used.

Updated!Summative Testing Window:
March 16 – May 21, 2021
RISE Mini Summative Test TAM (Teacher 'Say' Script for use during LIVE testing-must be read verbatim for each test session)