• COREPhonicsSurvey


    About CORE Phonics:

    CORE Phonics Survey is a battery of assessments determining student understanding of key phonics categories in kindergarten through third grade. Assessments are administered to students one-on-one, three times per year to monitor student growth, guide instruction, and target underdeveloped areas in student learning.

    Areas assessed are determined by grade level and include:

    • Uppercase letters
    • Lowercase letters
    • Vowels
    • Vowel Sounds
    • Blending of letters
    • High Frequency Words
    • Sentence Segmentation
    • Words into Syllables
    • Words into Phonemes

    For more information, please visit CORE Learning.

    Who takes CORE Assessments?

    • Students in Kindergarten through third grade

    Testing Windows:

    • Fall: August 7th - September 1st
    • Winter: January 8th - January 31st
    • Spring: May 6th - May 24th


    Key Resources:



    • For reporting, dashboard, reports, or other data questions, please contact: Chandra Cooper, Research Specialist
    • For assistance or questions about the curriculum or training in curriculum implementation, please contact: Curriculum Department


  • COREAssessments

  • COREStudents

  • *Data is based on 2022-2023 end of year results.


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Last Modified on December 20, 2023