New Mexico Public Education Department Assessments Help & Support

This Help & Support page provides all the information you need to keep up to date with New Mexico testing activities.

ANNOUNCEMENTS/UPDATES *NEW*

Reminder: iTester Kiosk Updates & Technology Requirements/Preparation for 2022-23

The following New Mexico PED Online Assessments (Cognia Formative, iMSSA, MSSA and ASR) Technology Preparation and Updates are necessary.

  • Chromebook Users
  • Windows Users
  • Mac Users
  • iPad Users
  • Operating Systems Supported

For specific details on each of these updates, please click here.

To refer to the email communication that went out to the field on 10/13, please click here.

Key Dates

Dec
5
Initial Ordering Window
December 5, 2022 @ 7:00 am - February 10, 2023 @ 5:00 pm MST
(for NM-ASR CBT and PBT materials; for NM-MSSA paper materials only)
Jan
20
Online Portal is CLOSED for PED loading of additional student Pre-ID data
January 20, 2023 @ 9:00 pm - January 25, 2023 @ 5:00 pm MST
(iTester portal is unavailable during this time)
Jan
26
Manual Online Student Roster Updates
January 26, 2023 - May 12, 2023
(anytime once portal re-opens for district pre-ID bulk upload correction window)
Jan
26
Online Portal Ready for Administrative Work Pre-Online Testing Window
January 26, 2023 @ 7:00 am MST
(i.e., create/edit/update users, inventory rosters, add students, enroll/unenroll students, assign a...
Jan
26
District Pre-ID Bulk Upload/Correction Window OPENS
January 26, 2023 @ 7:00 am MST
(Reminder: what districts upload will override data already in system)
Jan
26
Dec
5
Middle of Year Test Administration Window
December 5, 2022 - January 20, 2023
Jan
26
End of Year Pre-ID Bulk Upload Window
January 26, 2023 - February 10, 2023
Apr
3
End of Year Test Administration Window
April 3, 2023 - May 26, 2023
Dec
5
Initial Ordering Window
December 5, 2022 @ 7:00 am - February 10, 2023 @ 5:00 pm MST
(for NM-ASR CBT and PBT materials; for NM-MSSA paper materials only)
Jan
20
Online Portal is CLOSED for PED loading of additional student Pre-ID data
January 20, 2023 @ 9:00 pm - January 25, 2023 @ 5:00 pm MST
(iTester portal is unavailable during this time)
Jan
26
Manual Online Student Roster Updates
January 26, 2023 - May 12, 2023
(anytime once portal re-opens for district pre-ID bulk upload correction window)
Jan
26
Online Portal Ready for Administrative Work Pre-Online Testing Window
January 26, 2023 @ 7:00 am MST
(i.e., create/edit/update users, inventory rosters, add students, enroll/unenroll students, assign a...
Jan
26
District Pre-ID Bulk Upload/Correction Window OPENS
January 26, 2023 @ 7:00 am MST
(Reminder: what districts upload will override data already in system)
There are no upcoming events at this time.