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Diagnostic Achievement Battery–Intermediate

Phyllis L. Newcomer
    The DAB-I is an upward extension of the DAB-4 (Newcomer, 2001).

    The DAB-I has 8 subtests:
    • Word Relationships
    • Grammatic Sentences
    • Word Identification
    • Reading Comprehension
    • Spelling*
    • Punctuation/Capitalization*
    • Math Calculation*
    • Math Reasoning
      *can be administered individually or in small groups
    These subtests combine to form five academic achievement composite scores for spoken language, reading, writing, mathematics, and basic academic skills.


    Phyllis L. Newcomer

    Age Range 13 to 17 years

    Administration Time 60 to 90 minutes

    Administration Type Individually-administered

    Qualification Level B

    Format Handscored