Save the time that hand-scoring involves and get detailed, diagnostic information about your students by having your tests machine-scored.
The Nelson Scoring Service provides a wide variety of reports and services for your testing program. Basic scoring services are available for:
Prices are in effect October 1, 2010.
Basic Service for CTBS, CCAT, and GMRT includes:
Basic Service is required for all orders. Each type of test is to be submitted as a separate order (see "other guidelines" below). There is a minimum charge of $100.00 for any package scored. When the order includes OS-12 Longitudinal Reports, the minimum charge is $150.00.
Note: For multiple-building systems, Basic Service now also includes OS-9, Building & System Averages, Sorted by Grade.
Optional Services (e.g., OS-1 Student Labels) may be ordered as required, with the Basic Service at the time you send in your package. Unless stated otherwise, prices for optional services are "per student document processed" and there is no minimum quantity required. All optional services (unless otherwise indicated) are printed in single copies.
Some Optional Services can affect the contents of the reports that are part of the Basic Service; other Optional Services produce additional reports. Not ALL optional services are available for ALL of the tests (e.g., OS-8 is only available for CTBS).
NEW -- CCAT ABILITY PROFILE SCORING REPORT
The new CCAT Ability Profile Scoring Report illustrates each student's cognitive performance in a bar chart and provides an extensive narrative that includes suggested "next steps", beyond the numeric scores. Information and a sample may be obtained by downloading the CCAT 2010-2011 section of our Classroom Assessment Resources Catalogue (this is a PDF file, approx. 1.8MB in size).
Sample pages are available, free of charge, from the Nelson Scoring Service, 1-800-914-7776 ext. 2222 (Canada only).
Nelson provides custom reports for many of its customers who have specific requirements beyond what is offered in standard Basic and Optional Services. Requests may include providing space on reports for the inclusion of School District logos, special notes to parents, etc.If you have a requirement similar to this, a quotation can be provided. Contact the Nelson Scoring Service at 1-800-914-7776 ext. 2222.
For purposes of calculating averages and local norms:
CTBS Multilevel Forms 7 and 8 must be submitted in separate orders.
CTBS Multilevel (levels 9 through 14) must be submitted separately from CTBS High School (levels 15 through 18).
Specifications may vary from test to test and are subject to change without notice.
For more details, refer to the Scoring Service Reminders.
Scoring Service prices are also available from Nelson's Classroom Assessment Resources Catalogue (request a catalogue).