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Student Assessment Information and Testing Schedule

Grades Test  Dates to be Administered  Links to Parent Information
       
Grades K-8 MAP (Measures of Academic Progress in Math & Reading) Fall:  Sep 12 – Oct 3
Winter: Nov 28 – Dec 16
Spring: Apr 10 – May 5

Northwest Evaluation
Association
Grades K-8
AIMSweb (Benchmark Assessments for Progress Monitored Students for Reading, Lang. Arts & Math)

Fall: Sep 19 – Oct 3
Winter:  Jan 9 – Jan 27
Spring:  April 10 – May 5
 
Grades K KIDS (Kindergarten Individual Development Survey) Oct 14 – Oct 28
Feb 8 – Feb 22
May 23 – June 7

Kindergarten Individual
Development Survey
K-8/EL & LEP
Students Only
WIDA ACCESS for ELL’s – (English Proficiency Test in Listening, Reading, Writing and Speaking)

Jan 9 – Feb 10
(Results home in September)
 
Grades 2 & 5 CogAT (Cognitive Abilities Test)

Feb 13 – Mar 3
Cognitive Abilities Test
Grade 4 –
Three Oaks Only

NAEP (National Assessment of Educational Progress) Feb 28
National Assessment of
Educational Progress
Grades 3-8  PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers)

PARCC DLM (Dynamic Learning Maps)

Mar 6 – Mar 24
Partnership for Assessment of
Readiness for College and Careers
Grades 5 & 8  ISA (Illinois State
Science Assessment)
Mar 1 – Apr 18
Illinois State
Science Assessment

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