What tests will be required of MOCAP students?

All MOCAP students (public, private and home schooled) are required to participate in the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) and End of Course (EOC) testing. MAP and EOC tests measure a students’ progress toward mastery of the Show-Me Standards, which are the educational standards in Missouri.

  • MAP: All students in grades three through eight in Missouri will take the MAP test in communication arts and math. Students in grades five and eight will also take the MAP test in science.
  • EOC: End-of-Course assessments are taken when a student has received instruction on the course-level expectations for an assessment, regardless of grade level (but typically in high school). EOC tests are required in the subject areas of algebra I, biology, English II and government.

How does MAP and EOC testing work for MOCAP students?

The local school will need to assume responsibility for administering the assessments.

When does MAP and EOC testing occur?

Testing generally occurs during the months of April and May.

Who is responsible for a student’s MAP and EOC scores?

School districts that pay for MOCAP tuition are accountable for their MAP and EOC scores.