The State of Texas Assessments of Academic Readiness (STAAR®) program, implemented in spring 2012, included annual assessments for:
- reading and mathematics, grades 3–8
- writing at grades 4 and 7 (no longer administered as of 2021-2022)
- science at grades 5 and 8
- social studies at grade 8
- end-of-course (EOC) assessments for English I, English II, Algebra I, Biology and U.S History.