Assessment Calendar

ISD #129 Testing Schedule for 2014-15

Date

Test

Sept. 15-October 24

Fall NWEA MAP, Gr. K-7 Math & Reading

September 15

Compass (College Placement Diagnostic Assessment) Grade 11 Online Begins

September 29

Optional Local Purpose Assessment (OLPA) Reading Grades 3-8, 10 and Mathematics Grades 3-8 Online Begins

October 3

ASVAB (Grade 11)

October 15

PSAT (Grade 11) (optional)

October 25

ACT

November 3

EXPLORE Grade 8 and PLAN Grade 10 (Career and College Assessments) Paper Begins

November 8

SAT (optional)

November 12

EXPLORE Grade 8 Montevideo Students

November 21

EXPLORE Grade 8 and PLAN Grade 10 (Career and College Assessments) Paper Ends

December 13

ACT

January 5, 2015

Compass (College Placement Diagnostic Assessment) Grade 10 Online Begins

February 2

ACCESS for ELLs and Alternate ACCESS for ELLs Paper Begins

February 20

Optional Local Purpose Assessment Reading Grades 3-8, 10 and Mathematics Grades 3-8 Online Ends

March 9

MCA Reading Grs. 3-8, 10 & Mathematics Grs. 3-8, 11 Online begins; MCA Science Online Begins; MTAS Reading, Mathematics, and Science Begins

March 20

ACCESS for ELLs and Alternate ACCESS for ELLs ends

April 18

ACT

April 28

The ACT Plus Writing (College Entrance Exam) Grade 11 Paper

May 6

AP English Lit (Grade 12)

May 8

MCA Reading Grs. 3-8, 10 & Mathematics Grs. 3-8, 11 Online Ends; MTAS Reading, Mathematics, and Science Begins

May 12

The ACT Plus Writing Make-Up Day

May 15

MCA Science Online Ends

TBD

Spring NWEA MAP, Gr. K-7 Math & Reading