Implications of COVID-19
(Last Updated: October 29, 2020)

This web page provides local educational agencies (LEAs) with information on the impact surrounding the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and will be updated periodically. Frequently asked assessment questions related to COVID-19 and its impact on the ELPAC can be found on the COVID–19 Assessment FAQs external icon web page, including the 2020–2021 COVID-19 Guidance for Reclassification external icon document. General information about physical distancing measures can be found in the Suggested Guidelines for Physically Distancing Test Administration web document.

Please let us know if Educational Testing Service can assist your LEA in any way as you move forward with testing. LEA ELPAC coordinators can direct questions about the Summative ELPAC and the Initial ELPAC administrations to the California Technical Assistance Center (CalTAC), by phone at 800-955-2954 or by email at

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