KIDS Assessment

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The KIDS Assessment is designed to provide information about Kindergarteners' competencies across developmental domains and to gauge if they have the skills and knowledge needed to succeed in school. KIDS is administered to Kindergarten students twice a year. This assessment is aligned with the Illinois Early Learning and Development Standards, the Illinois Learning Standards for Kindergarten, The Social and Emotional Learning Standards, and the New Illinois Learning Standards Incorporating the Common Core for English Language Arts and Mathematics.