• Welcome to the Ector County Independent School District (ECISD) Testing Department website.  The Testing Department provides training support, and technical assistance to ensure successful and effective implementation of a comprehensive testing program to assess student needs and measure academic progress.  The Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS); State of Texas Assessment for Academic Readiness (STAAR), including End of Course (EOC); Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT); NNAT3; and Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS), Northwest Evaluation Association/Measure of Academic Progress NWEA/MAP are coordinated and distributed from the Testing Department.  The Testing Department provides training, support, and technical assistance to ensure successful and effective assessment implementation.

    Students also benefit from specialized testing provided by the coordinated efforts of the departments of Curriculum and Instruction, Bilingual, Special Education, Advanced Academic Services, and Vocational Education.


    The Testing Department coordinates the administration, distribution, and processing of state-mandated exams and other specialized tests used for Gifted/Talented identification, Bilingual Education/ESL (English as a Second Language) placement, grade placement, credit recovery, and credit acceleration. 

    • State of Texas Assessment of Academic Readiness (STAAR)
    • Texas English Language Proficiency Assessment System (TELPAS)
    • Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT)
    • Naglieri Nonverbal Ability Test (NNAT3)
    • Iowa Test of Basic Skills (ITBS)
    • Credit-by-Examination (CBE)
    • Measure of Academic Progress (MAP)



Contact Us

  • children taking test in classroom Testing Warehouse

    119 E. 52nd Street

    Odessa, Texas  79762

     Phone (432) 456-8529

    Annette Macias
     District Testing Coordinator
    (432) 456-5810
    Marissa King
    Supervisor of State Assessments
    (432) 456-8521
    Elsa Lazcano
    District Testing Officer
    (432) 456-8520