STAR assessment link: used by the District this year for reading and math. These assessments are a universal screening tool to identify a child's current level of proficiency. They will be administered three times a year: September, January & May. Tests are taken online and automatically adjust levels of difficulty to match a child's performance, i.e. if a child is successful, questions become harder; if they are struggling, questions become easier. Each test takes approximately 20 minutes. Feel free to contact me to discuss your child's results.
New York State Tests 2018: for 3rd, 4th & 5th graders
Children will be well prepared for the tests ahead of time and should arrive each day feeling relaxed and possibly excited [at least on the first day!].
They should have a good night's sleep and healthy breakfast to best prepare them.
Each day, tests generally begin at 9:00 a.m. and last 90 minutes.
Testing dates are listed below:
ELA: March 26 - 27
MATH: April 21 - 22