Florida Assessment of Student Thinking (FAST 3-10) FAST refers to the new Coordinated Screening Progress Monitoring (CSPM) System assessments, which are aligned to the Benchmarks for Excellent Student Thinking (B.E.S.T.) Standards.

Grades 3–10 Administration

  • Each subject-area test will be administered in one session. It is recommended that each student take only one subject test in a day. 
  • PM1 and PM2 will be used for informational purposes only and will not be used in accountability.
  • PM3 will be a summative assessment used for accountability purposes (2023 is a baseline year).
  • Tests will be computer-adaptive through Cambium’s Test Delivery System (TDS) secure browser.

F.A.S.T. PMA 1 (English Language Arts, Grades 9 and 10)- Tuesday, August 23, 2022

F.A.S.T. PMA 2 (English Language Arts, Grades 9 and 10)- Monday, January 9, 2023

F.A.S.T. PMA 3 (English Language Arts, Grades 9 and 10)- TBD

F.A.S.T. Parent Letter (English) 
FAST Letter English

F.A.S.T. Parent Letter (Spanish)- Coming Soon

F.A.S.T. Parent Letter (Haitian Creole)- Coming Soon

2021-2022 Retakes (FSA ELA, FSA Writing, Algebra 1, Geometry, Biology, US History)


Test Dates:

Monday 9/12- Biology & US History

Tuesday 9/13- FSA Writing

Thursday 9/15- FSA ELA Session 1

Friday 9/16- FSA ELA Session 2

Monday 9/19- Algebra 1 & Geometry Session 1

Tuesday 9/20- Algebra 1 & Geometry Session 2


Students please check your OCPS email every day to see if you are required to complete one or more of these assessments.

If you have any questions please contact Ms. Castro at [email protected].

Retakes Parent Letter Sept 1 2022.docx