Office of Testing, Evaluation & Accountability

It is the mission of the Testing Office to assist all students in assessing their knowledge, skills, and abilities with and in support of American Samoa Department of Education (ASDOE) goals.

The Testing Office adheres to the highest standards of testing protocol and operates in compliance with institutional, state, and federal regulations with special regards to test security and student confidentiality. The Testing Office also provides departmental, institutional, and national testing opportunities to students and non-students in an atmosphere that enables examinees to perform to the best of their abilities.

ASDOE Testing Office working together with SPED Assessment team in providing the necessary conditions for students seeking accommodation in testing. Some of the accommodations provided include:

• low-distraction/distraction free testing environments

• extended testing time

• orally-administered tests

• SPED Personnel assistance