The University of the State of New York


Office of State Assessment

Albany, New York 12234



Update on Scoring


Grade 8 Intermediate-Level Social Studies Test

Booklet 1, June 7, 2006



This notice pertains only to the scoring of question 11 of Booklet I, Part II of the English edition of the Grade 8 Intermediate-Level Social Studies Test.

An extraneous score box appears on page 15 for question 11. To record studentsí scores for this question, use only two of the three score boxes. Make sure that no student is awarded more than two credits for this question. Be sure to rate this question according to the rating guide. 

Please photocopy this notice and give a copy of it to each teacher scoring the English edition of Booklet 1 of this test.