Released 2017 3-8 ELA and Mathematics State Test Questions

Students taking test

On this page you will find links to access released questions used on the 2017 ELA/Literacy and Mathematics Grade 3-8 state tests. There are questions available in every grade (3-8) for both ELA and Mathematics. 

Provided with the released questions are the scoring materials that are used by scoring leaders to train educators to score the constructed-response questions. These files include the scoring rubrics and sample student responses at each score point attainable. Annotations are provided with many of the sample responses to help illustrate how the score was determined.

Released 2017 3-8 ELA and Mathematics State Test Questions are available from the Downloadable Resources below.

(Previous year released 2016 3-8 ELA and Mathematics State Test Questions are available here.)

Downloadable Resources

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2017 Grade 3 English Language Arts Test Released Questions (5.4 MB)
2017 Grade 3 English Language Arts Test Scoring Materials (7.9 MB)
2017 Grade 4 English Language Arts Test Released Questions (4.18 MB)
2017 Grade 4 English Language Arts Test Scoring Materials (9.38 MB)
2017 Grade 5 English Language Arts Test Released Questions (4.16 MB)
2017 Grade 5 English Language Arts Test Scoring Materials (8.49 MB)
2017 Grade 6 English Language Arts Test Released Questions (1.36 MB)
2017 Grade 6 English Language Arts Test Scoring Materials (11.05 MB)
2017 Grade 7 English Language Arts Test Released Questions (1.62 MB)
2017 Grade 7 English Language Arts Test Scoring Materials (11.05 MB)
2017 Grade 8 English Language Arts Test Released Questions (1.09 MB)
2017 Grade 8 English Language Arts Test Scoring Materials (13.35 MB)
2017 Grade 3 Mathematics Test Released Questions (1.47 MB)
2017 Grade 3 Mathematics Test Scoring Materials (6.69 MB)
2017 Grade 4 Mathematics Test Released Questions (1.56 MB)
2017 Grade 4 Mathematics Test Scoring Materials (7.74 MB)
2017 Grade 5 Mathematics Test Released Questions (1.56 MB)
2017 Grade 5 Mathematics Test Scoring Materials (7.73 MB)
2017 Grade 6 Mathematics Test Released Questions (1.77 MB)
2017 Grade 6 Mathematics Test Scoring Materials (6.62 MB)
2017 Grade 7 Mathematics Test Released Questions (2.84 MB)
2017 Grade 7 Mathematics Test Scoring Materials (6.09 MB)
2017 Grade 8 Mathematics Test Released Questions (3.25 MB)
2017 Grade 8 Mathematics Test Scoring Materials (7.15 MB)