NGSS Assessments: Toolkit

NGSS Resources for Staff and Admistrators. Resources include parent guides and parent letters.

​Hawai‘i Statewide Assessment Program Portal: Online HSAP Main PageNGSS Resources on HSA Science Portal

School Leaders

​Description & Links
Assessment Overview​
  • ​NGSS Assessment Overview: DOC, PDF (Login Required)
​School Leaders Resources
  1. ​NGSS Overview for School Leaders: DOC, PDF (Login Required)
  2. STEM Teaching Tools, "What school building administrators should know about the new vision for K-12 science education"
  3. How to Engage Parents (PDF, Login Required)
  4. Guide to Implementing the NGSS (PDF, 2MB, Login Required)
​NGSS Parent Guides
  • Elementary (Grades 3-5): DOC, PDF (Login Required)
  • Middle (Grades 6-8): DOC, PDF (Login Required)
  • High School (Grades 9-12): DOC, PDF (Login Required)

​Parent Letter Template

  • Letter to Parents template: DOC (Login Required)
​One-page Factsheet
​Elementary Science Report Card


​Description & Links
Slide Deck
  • Summary of memo and attachments (Coming soon)
​Curricular Materials Guidance Tool

For alternative versions of documents, please contact:

Paul Dumas
Phone: 808-733-4100


Contact Information

Paul Dumas

Phone: 808-733-4100



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