• Welcome to the Testing Department

    Testing Department  

    (956) 464-1600          (956) 461-4334
    (956) 461-9053


    The Testing and Evaluation Department is responsible for coordinating and supervising all aspects of the State of Texas Assessment Program, which includes STAAR, STAAR EOC, STAAR Spanish, STAAR Alt. 2, TELPAS, TELPAS Alt. and required field tests and studies mandated by the Texas Education Agency.  The Testing Department coordinates all testing logistics, including ordering and distributing testing material to Donna Independent School District campuses and preparing and returning all testing materials to the state contractor (ETS and Pearson).  In addition, required testing training, monitoring testing procedures to ensure test security and confidentiality, and investigating and reporting any and all testing irregularities and security violations directly to the Texas Education Agency is handled by this department.

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    The Texas Education Agency (TEA) is offering parents Optional End-of-Year (EOY) assessments for their students. These Assessments are an optional tool for parents to measure their student’s progress and understanding of the statewide curriculum taught this 2019-2020 school year.

    If you are interested in your child participating in taking these exams at home, please call the campus your child attends or go to the Donna ISD Website for more information. Thank you.


    La agencia estatal educative, Texas Education Agency (TEA) está ofreciendo un examen opcional de fin de año. Estos examenes son un medio el cual las escuelas y los padres pueden utilizer para medir el progreso y el nivel de aprendizaje de su hijo/a de este año escolar 2019-2020.

    Si usted el gustaria que su hijo/a participe en estos exámenes que se tomaran en casa por favor llame a la escuela de su hijo/a o simplemente vaya a la pagina del Distrito Escolar de Donna para más información. Gracias.



    Resource for Parents
    The Texas Education Agency has released student STAAR results for the Spring 2019. Parents can access their child’s results by clicking
    the following links: English: http://www.texasassessment.com/ 
    Spanish: http://www.texasassessment.com/es/ 
    Click on "Find my access code".

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    Ms. Ofelia Alvarez,
    Director of Testing & Evaluation/DCSI


    Ms. Sylvia V. Martinez, Secretary (X1034)


    Ms. Luz Lopez, Data Analyst (x1037)



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