Assessment of student competencies

The Assessment of Student Competencies (ASC) is a Northern Territory developed on-entry screening tool.

The ASC consists of 47 competencies. It is a school based decision whether Transition students are assessed. ASC resources are also available to non-government schools.

It is recommended that Transition students are assessed using the ASC early in Term 1.

ASC data against the forty-seven competencies can be entered in the Student Achievement Information System (SAIS).

Additional support materials are available in the early primary teachers' toolkit on Learning Links.



For more information you can contact school support services by either:

  • email:
  • phone: (08) 8944 9209.

Last updated: 24 January 2020

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