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Kindergarten (KEEP)

Kindergarten Entry & Exit Profile (KEEP)

The Utah State Board of Education changed the Kindergarten Entry and Exit Profile (KEEP) assessment from an optional assessment to a statewide uniform assessment to be implemented in Fall of 2017. See Board Rule R277-489 here.

The administration of the KEEP takes approximately 10-15 minutes to administer one-on-one.

BOY testing window: 3 weeks before the first day of school to 3 weeks after Kindergarten starts

EOY testing window: Last 4 weeks of school

Materials and Resources:


KEEP Entry Remote Administration GuidelinesKEEP Entry Remote Administration Materials


KEEP Entry self-paced training on Canvas

KEEP Exit self-paced training on Canvas

Recorded webinar

For addtional information and resources, please see the state assessment site.

For more information about administering the KEEP, please contact Michelle Lovell at 801-567-8087 |  For more information on Data Gateway accounts, please contact Ben Jameson at 801-567-8243|