The ELPAC Website

The English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) website serves as the portal for resources that a local educational agency (LEA) will need to administer the ELPAC and the Alternate ELPAC.

News and Tips for the ELPAC Administration

  1. Independence Day

    LEA Success Agents and CalTAC phone representatives are not available on Monday, July 4, 2022, for Independence Day. All phone calls and emails will be returned when the office reopens on Tuesday, July 5, 2022.
  2. 2022 CALPADS Updates

    A new resource is available to assist in managing the various anomalies that have occurred during the disruption of normal CALPADS processing. 2022 CALPADS Updates Link to external site includes the current update schedule, direction on how to deal with students who received new SSIDs, and answers to questions about participation and testing windows. We recommend you bookmark this page for future reference.
  3. New User-Friendly Tool to Get Answers

    Get Answers Link to external site is a new user-friendly tool to help LEA coordinators quickly get answers to the most common questions. The tool functions similarly to other search engines, allowing users to narrow or expand a search with key words and quickly scan information by highlighted key words. Save time and get answers to questions immediately with this self-service tool. LEA Success Agents and CalTAC are also available to assist with more complex questions that may require additional support.
  4. CAASPP and ELPAC Office Hours & Coffee Sessions

    Join us for virtual office hours and coffee sessions, hosted by the CDE and ETS, which will offer opportunities for LEA staff to ask questions and get answers about the spring assessments and multiple administration options. Visit the Upcoming Training Opportunities web page to see upcoming dates and to register. Visit the Past Training Opportunities and Materials web page to find previously recorded sessions and materials.