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This portal is your access point for Arkansas ELPA21 system tools and resources.

Recent Announcements

  • Paper reports are scheduled to be delivered by May 15, 2020. Please direct all questions regarding paper reports to the ELPA21 Arkansas Help Desk.

    Added May 1, 2020
  • Windows 7 No Longer Supported Beyond 2019-20 School Year

    Windows 7, Windows Server 2008 and 2008 RS Operating Systems will no longer be supported for online test administration after the 2019-20 school year.

    We recommend that any districts using devices with these operating systems to please upgrade to the latest version of Windows before the 2020-21 school year. This change will be in effect for the screener opening during the first week of August. A list of supported systems is available on the Secure Browsers page. This information will also be published in AR’s 2020-21 Operating System Support Plan for Test Delivery System.

    If you have any questions, please contact the AR ELPA21 Help Desk or refer to the resources for Technology Coordinators. 

    Added April 29, 2020
  • ELPA21 Summative Results Now Available

    The 19-20 ELPA21 Summative test results are now available in the AIRWays Reporting System (AWR). If you have any questions about the results or viewing reports in AWR, please refer to the AWR User Guide on the portal or contact the Arkansas ELPA21 Help Desk.

    Added April 17, 2020
  • Reminder: Last Day for Additional Orders

    Today is the final day to place additional orders through the AR ELPA21 Help Desk for ELPA21 Summative paper or braille test materials. 

    Please make sure that all your orders are placed before the end of the school day today.

    Added February 28, 2020
  • ELPA21 Summative Tests and Participation Reports are Open

    ELPA21 Summative tests and participation reports are now open. The ELPA21 Summative test window ends on March 6, 2020

    There are two significant changes in the 2019-20 ELPA21 Summative administration:

    • The K-1 Writing Supplement has been eliminated.
    • To order additional paper, large print, and braille materials for Summative tests, please contact the AR ELPA21 Help Desk. Whereas in previous years, users had to place orders in TIDE, Help Desk agents will be able to gather details and place orders on your behalf. Some orders may require state approval before they are processed, so please place your orders for materials as soon as possible.

    The ELPA21 Summative test window ends on March 6, 2020. Please review the ELPA21 Summative Test Administration Manual and TA User Guide under portal resources for guidance on administering ELPA21 tests. It is strongly recommended that all Test Administrators administer the ELPA21 Practice Test to their students prior to administering the summative test so the Test Administrators and students can become familiar with the technology prior to summative test administration.

    Contact the Arkansas ELPA21 Help Desk if you encounter any issues administering ELPA21 tests.

    Added January 27, 2020
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