Student Achievement Level Descriptors

What Are Achievement Level Descriptors?

Achievement level descriptors (ALDs) are a means of describing performance on a standardized test in terms of levels or categories of performance.

To view the English Language Arts (ELA) ALDs, please click the following links:

ELA Grade 3

ELA Grade 4

ELA Grade 5

ELA Grade 6

ELA Grade 7

ELA Grade 8