Maryland Comprehensive Assessment Program (MCAP)

Please contact Dana Ricketts, Academic Facilitator, with any questions about MCAP requirements. 

PLEASE NOTE:  All information is subject to change due to direction from the Maryland State Department of Education (MSDE).

 

Algebra I MCAP: Graduation requirement

· Students need a passing score of 725 on the Algebra I assessment.

· Administered to all students who are enrolled in Algebra I.

· Administered to remediated students who have not passed the Algebra I MCAP. These students are usually enrolled in Integrated Algebra.

 

English 10 MCAP: Graduation requirement

· Students need a passing score of 725 on the English 10 assessment.

· Administered to 10th graders who are enrolled in English 10.

· Administered to 11th graders who are enrolled in English 11 and have not passed the English 10 MCAP.

 

Government MCAP: Graduation requirement

· Students need a passing score of 394 on the Government assessment.

· Administered to all students who are enrolled in Government.

· Administered to remediated students who have not passed the Government MCAP and have tested once.

 

Biology MCAP – Maryland Integrated Science Assessment (MISA): Graduation requirement

· Students only need to participate in the assessment. They do not need to earn a passing score.

· Administered to all students who are enrolled in Biology.

 

***MCAP assessments are administered at the conclusion of the tested course.

 

For more information about MCAP assessments, please visit the following websites:

MCAP 

MSDE Website – English Language Arts and Literacy and Mathematics

MSDE Website – MCAP High School MISA and MCAP Government

MSDE Website – MISA

MSDE Website – MCAP Government Assessment