• August 9, 2019 – Updated version of TIDE now open for the 2019-20 School Year 

    Please note that the TIDE URL has changed and is now “ ”. If you have bookmarked the site previously used, update that bookmark. All users who have not already done so will need to create a new password and gain access to TIDE. To reset your password from the WCAP portal home page, select Test Administrators or Test Coordinators, followed by the TIDE card. Select the "Request a new one for this school year” link just below the login prompt. Please reset your password at your earliest convenience.

    Added August 9, 2019
  • August 1, 2019 – Release of the new Secure Browsers for the 2019-20 School Year

    The Secure Browsers for the 2019-20 school year are available to download from the WCAP portal at for installation on Windows, Mac OSX 10.9 and higher, Linux, and Chrome OS.  Districts can begin downloading the secure browsers at any time.  Please contact the Washington Help Desk if you have any questions.

    Added August 1, 2019
  • July 1, 2019 – SY19-20 ELPA21 Screener information

    Monday, August 5, 2019 – ELPA21 Screener will be available for testing.

    Added July 1, 2019
  • April 16, 2019 – Secure Browsers

    Chrome OS 73 is now supported with a possible issue. TTS voice check fails on some devices. The workaround is to uninstall and reinstall the app. This is random and currently there is no way to determine which devices will require intervention. AIR is working with Google to identify the cause of this issue.

    Added April 16, 2019
  • February 28, 2019 – Upcoming AIR system downtime reminder

    The Test Delivery System has a scheduled downtime all day on Friday, March 1 to prepare for the opening of Smarter Balanced Summative Assessment.

    The Practice and Training tests and all other AIR systems will remain available during this downtime.

    Additional dates for downtime for the Test Delivery System are listed below:

    April 12, 2019 – all day downtime to deploy WCAS Grade 5 and 8 test

    May 3, 2019 – all day downtime to deploy WCAS High School test

    Added February 28, 2019