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Appeals Procedure

Appeal Dates and Procedures


Please refer to the Administrative Memo QS-16-006 for an outline of the tentative schedule for the 2016 APR data release and appeals process.

  • Student 2015-16 MAP Appeal Window is September 6, 2016 - September 23, 2016

The purpose of the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP) Appeals Process is to provide districts with an opportunity to appeal student scores and/or investigate a Level Not Determined (LND) designation. The Appeals Process should be used only in the following cases: 1) if there is a compelling reason to believe a student’s score should be higher, 2) if a student received more than one score per content area, and/or 3) if the administrator determines a student should not have received an LND.

MSIP5 College and Career Readiness - Corrections for students not found in the CCR measures provided from third party vendors (i.e. data such as ACT, SAT, COMPASS, AP etc…) can be submitted to the Department using the following form:

To Appeal Assessment Administrative Anomalies the following information must be included in your written request on district letterhead signed by your superintendent.

  • Student Name
  • Date of Birth
  • Grade
  • County District Code
  • School Code
  • Content Area
  • A brief explanation of the anomaly that is being appealed

All written requests should be faxed to (573) 526-3045.