2016-17 Assessment calendarAll principals and assistant principals
All principals are encouraged to review the assessment calendar for the 2016-17 school year. Please note that there are several changes to assessments that are required locally. Highlights by grade level are listed below.
Early Learning Assessments
PK Interim Assessments in ELA and Math
Given 3 times a year, dates on Assessment Calendar
KRA and DIBELS will be the only assessments at BOY
· DIBELS assessment will be required 3 times a year – BOY (extended window allowed, see assessment calendar), MOY, EOY
· TRC assessment will be required at MOY and EOY only
· Math Interims will be required at MOY and EOY
1 & 2
Math Interim Assessments (optional resource in Data Link)
Given 3 times a year, dates on assessment calendar
All students will be assessed with the NNAT-2
30-minute timed screener to identify gifted and advanced learners
All students will take i-Ready at MOY
SY 15-16 guidance stipulated that students who were at or above grade level at BOY were not required to take MOY
ACCUPLACER Diagnostics and ACCUPLACER*
Students in transition courses
i-Ready (no 12th- grade students will take this assessment)
Dates on assessment calendar
*Note: STCs will be provided with webinar training for the implementation of ACCUPLACER Diagnostics and ACCUPLACER between September 7 and 16. Webinar options will be shared directly with STCs by the Student Assessments team.
For questions, please email Carol Wilson in the Office of Achievement and Accountability or Rachel Haynes in the Academics Office.