What are the Arizona College & Career Readiness Standards(AzCCRS)?


    These English language arts and mathematics standards represent a set of expectations for student knowledge and skills that high school graduates need to master to succeed in college and careers.

    These standards are:

    Aligned with college and work expectations
    Include rigorous content and application of knowledge through high-order skills
    Build upon strengths and lessons of current state standards
    Are informed by top-performing countries, so that all students are prepared to succeed in
    our global economy and society
    Are evidence and/or research-based

    (Arizona Department of Education; June 2, 2010)