Welcome to the U.S. Virgin Islands Assessments Portal!

This site will provide important information and resources to assist in the administration of the U.S. Virgin Islands English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics assessments for the 2016-2017 school year.

Recent Announcements

  • June 12, 2017 – AIR systems summer downtime schedule

    To prepare for the start of the 2017-2018 school year, AIR will be updating AIR systems including TIDE, TDS, ORS, AIR Ways, THSS and AVA.  These updates will occur on the schedule below and will require some scheduled downtime listed below for each system.

    TIDE

    Saturday, July 8-Sunday, July 9 – TIDE downtime

    Thursday, July 27-Sunday July 30 – TIDE downtime.  Old TIDE will be available on July 31 until August 11

    Saturday, August 12-Sunday August 13 – TIDE downtime

    Monday, August 14 – TIDE go live for SY 17-18

    TDS, ORS, AIR Ways, THSS, AVA

    Friday, July 7 – TDS, ORS, THSS, AVA will be read only to viewers

    Saturday, July 8-Tuesday, July 11 – System downtime for TDS, ORS, THSS, AVA

    Wednesday, July 12 – TDS, ORS, AIR Ways, THSS, and AVA will be live again with SY 16-17 information and system access.

    Thursday, July 27-Sunday, July 30 – ORS will be ‘static’ and will only be viewable to users

    Friday, August 11 -Sunday August 13 – TDS, ORS, AIR Ways, THSS, and AVA downtime

    Monday, August 14 – TDS, ORS, AIR Ways, THSS, AVA go live for SY 17-18

    Added June 12, 2017
  • June 6, 2017 – Upcoming AIR system downtime for June 2017

    Monthly Maintenance – The June monthly scheduled maintenance of all AIR systems (TIDE, TDS, ORS, AIR Ways, AVA and THSS) begins on Friday, June 23 at 11:00 pm AST. All systems will be back online by Sunday, June 25 at 10:00 pm AST.

    Added June 6, 2017
  • May 4, 2017 – Upcoming AIR system downtime for May 2017

    Monthly Maintenance – The April monthly scheduled maintenance of all AIR systems (TIDE, TDS, ORS, AIR Ways, AVA and THSS) begins on Friday, May 19 at 11:00 pm AST. All systems will be back online by Sunday, May 21 at 10:00 pm AST. The next monthly maintenance for June will be the weekend of June 23 – 25.

    Added May 4, 2017
  • April 18, 2017 – Information from AIR on downloading new NeoSpeech voice pack license – action needed by May 3, 2017

    The license agreement between NeoSpeech and AIR for the Julie voice packs for English text-to-speech on Windows machines was recently extended and the current agreement will expire on May 3, 2017.  Districts who use this voice pack for students who need text-to-speech will need to download the new voice pack license file (verification.txt file) to continue testing.  Information on how to download this file will be available here in TIDE https://maac.tide.airast.org/Common/DashBoard# upon deployment under ‘General Resources’ and ‘Download Voice Pack’.

    The NeoSpeech voice pack license information will be available in TIDE beginning Tuesday, April 18. Please contact the Help Desk if you need any assistance with this update.

    Added April 18, 2017
  • April 7, 2017 – Upcoming AIR system downtime for April 2017

    Monthly Maintenance – The April monthly scheduled maintenance of all AIR systems (TIDE, TDS, ORS, AIR Ways, AVA and THSS) begins on Friday, April 21 at 11:00 pm AST. All systems will be back online by Sunday, April 23 at 10:00 pm AST. The next monthly maintenance for May will be the weekend of May 19 – 21.

    Added April 7, 2017
  • Please click here to view all announcements

Welcome to the U.S. Virgin Islands Assessments Portal!

This site will provide important information and resources to assist in the administration of the U.S. Virgin Islands English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics assessments for the 2016-2017 school year.