ELPAC Known Issues Log

ELPAC Known Issues Log
Date IdentifiedDate ResolvedIssue
03/05/18 03/19/18

A format mistype appears in the Summative English Language Proficiency Assessments for California (ELPAC) Braille Book Examiner’s Manual, version 12, for grades six through eight. On page 39 of the manual, option choices are listed as E, F, G, and H and should be A, B, C, and D.

  • Resolution: Updated manuals have been sent to LEAs, scheduled to arrive by Monday, March 19, 2018.
02/08/18 02/08/08

Summative ELPAC Pre-ID labels that were ordered prior to February 8, 2018, include a printing issue that truncates the date of birth on the ninth label of each sheet.

  • Resolution: This printing issue has been corrected, and affected local educational agencies (LEAs) have been notified that the bar codes are still correct and labels can be used as is.
01/18/18 01/25/18

Users of Google Sheets or Apple Numbers are unable to upload orders in the Test Operations Management System (TOMS).

  • Resolution: TOMS has been updated to accept Google Sheets and Apple Numbers.
01/18/18 Pending

The ELPAC practice test for grades three through five Listening domain includes a statement that is not scientifically accurate. The Oral Presentation on page 10 incorrectly states, “Apples have a lot of iron in them, which causes browning.”

  • Resolution in progress: Educational Testing Service is preparing a fix, and the updated practice test will be posted to ELPAC.org.
12/15/17 01/05/2018

The Examiner’s Manual contains a calculation error for the total estimated testing time for the Summative ELPAC in grades three through twelve.