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Welcome to DeSSA!

This portal is your source for information about the Delaware System of Student Assessments (DeSSA). Use this site to access Smarter ELA and Math applications, DCAS Science and Social Studies applications, and DCAS-Alt1 applications. Please check back often for the latest news about DeSSA.

Recent Announcements

  • Released DCAS – Alt1 tasks are now available. Find these tasks on the DCAS – Alt1 Resources page.

    Companion Task Guides with more information on each task are coming soon.

    Added October 8, 2014
  • Updated DeSSA Accessibility Guidelines for 2014–2015 posted in the Resources section for Smarter (ELA/Math), DCAS (Science/Social Studies), and DCAS-ALT1.

    Added September 19, 2014
  • Please click here to view all announcements.

Welcome to DeSSA!

This portal is your source for information about the Delaware System of Student Assessments (DeSSA). Use this site to access Smarter ELA and Math applications, DCAS Science and Social Studies applications, and DCAS-Alt1 applications. Please check back often for the latest news about DeSSA.