KITE™ Requirements

KITE Client (Student Application)

KITE Client is the interface used by students for taking tests.

KITE Client Installation
To install KITE Client, please follow the instructions for your computer's operating system. Once launched, KITE Client prevents students from accessing unauthorized webpages or applications during testing.

Screen Requirements
The minimum screen resolution required for KITE is 1024x768.

Supported Platforms

  • Desktops and laptops running Windows 7, 8.1, or 10
  • Desktops and laptops running OS X 10.10–10.11 or macOS 10.12–10.13
  • Chromebooks (running Chrome OS)
  • iPads running iOS 9.3.2–11.2


Accessing the KITE Educator Portal

The KITE Educator Portal is an application built for the administration of assessments including enrollment and monitoring. It may be accessed through a standard web browser. If you need an account, contact your local test coordinator or state education agency.

The following browsers support Educator Portal:

  • Firefox 38.7.1 or above
  • Safari 9.0.3 or above
  • Internet Explorer 11
  • Chrome 35 and above

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