ICAS ASSESSMENTS

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UNSW Global understands that each school has a unique approach to assessment and has applied ICAS in a variety of ways. After consulting with our customers, we have undertaken a comprehensive reimagining of our assessments, to better meet the changing needs of educators.

You should be aware of some changes that will impact your assessment program next year. Depending on how you use ICAS Assessments, there is now the option of two expert developed assessment programs to suit your school’s needs:

If your school is using Reach Assessments we have developed a toolkit with a series of documents, including a parents’ information pack and a check list, for implementing Reach Assessments in your school.

Reach Assessments Toolkit

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If your school is using ICAS Assessments, please find your toolkit materials below. This includes a Coordinator Checklist, administration instructions, parent communication templates and permission forms.

1Where to start

  • ICAS Coordinator Checklist

    Australian schools

    A step by step guide to assist ICAS coordinators of Australian schools on how to administer the assessments 

  • ICAS Coordinator Checklist

    International schools

    A step by step guide to assist ICAS coordinators of International schools on how to administer the assessments

  • ICAS available papers

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  • ICAS Terms and Conditions

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  • ICAS dates and prices

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  • Special Provisions Request Form

    How to notify UNSW Global regarding the special needs of your students. Click to log in and navigate to the ICAS Toolkit

  • Alternative Sitting Dates Request Form

    Click to log in and navigate to the ICAS Toolkit.

2Communication

  • Parent letter and permission forms

    Australian schools

    Contains template letter for parents, permission form, social media and newsletter content and information about the online Parent Payment System.

  • Parent letter and permission forms

    New Zealand and Singapore schools

    Contains template letter for parents, permission form, social media and newsletter content.

Register your school

New Parents Payment System*

We are excited to launch an online direct payment facility for parents. Once you have registered your school in the shop for this facility, your parents will be able to pay UNSW Global directly for ICAS. Parents will be able to access and make payments through the Parent Payment System from May 2019 to the end of July 2019.

*Available for Australian schools only

  • How to register

  • Go to shop

3Test Administration

  • Online

  • Paper-based

Paper-based

  • Practice

Administration Instructions

Available two weeks prior to each test.

Online

  • Technical requirements

  • Assessment platform access

  • Practice

  • Interaction test

  • Troubleshooting

Administration Instructions

  • ICAS User Guide: Digital Technologies, English, Maths and Science

  • ICAS User Guide: Spelling Bee and Writing

  • ICAS Digital Technologies (coming soon) *

  • ICAS Science (coming soon) *

  • ICAS Maths (coming soon) *

  • ICAS English (coming soon) *

  • ICAS Spelling Bee (coming soon)

  • ICAS Writing (coming soon)

* Click to sign in and download

4Staff Training

  • ICAS School Staff Introduction

5Reports

  • Subject frameworks

  • Results and Reports Portal access

Technical Requirements

Before you begin, ensure your school is prepared by checking the technical requirements.

Need further support?

Our friendly customer service team are ready to assist you with your queries. Call us on Australian Toll-Free Tel: 1800 940 633, NZ Tel: 0800 778 010, Singapore Toll-Free Tel: 800 616 2404 or contact us.