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Massachusetts Department of
Elementary and Secondary Education

October 25, 2021
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News from DESE Student Assessment Services

For High Schools

Update on Eligibility Guidelines for November 2021 Retests for Scholarships and the Seal of Biliteracy 
DESE has updated the participation guidelines for the November 2021 retests to include participation guidelines for the Seal of Biliteracy. Students are also eligible to participate in the November retests for scholarship purposes as described in the guidelines.
MCAS Service Center
for logistical support, including tech support for PearsonAccess Next and TestNav

Phone: 800-737-5103
Student Assessment Services
for policy questions, including student participation

Phone: 781-338-3625
Schedule a Call with Technology Support Specialists
available prior to test administration
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