The Standards of Learning (SOL) are rigorous academic standards, set by the commonwealth, that describe expectations for student learning and achievement in grades K-12 in English, mathematics, science, history/social science, technology, the fine arts, foreign language, health and physical education, and driver education.
What are the results of SOL Tests used for?
For additional SOL information and resources, please visit this VDOE website: The Standards & SOL-based Instructional Resource
Virginia Grade Level Alternative (VGLA)
Students who qualify to participate in the VGLA are required to demonstrate individual achievement of grade-level content standards as presented in the SOL test blueprint for the academic content area in which they are being assessed.
For additional VGLA information and resources, please visit the Virginia Department of Educations VGLA website.
The Virginia Alternate Assessment Program (VAAP)