TESTING

2017-2018 PreK-4 Assessment Schedule

Dates are subject to change after school begins
FIRST ASSESSMENT WINDOW (AUGUST 10, 2017 – OCTOBER 6, 2017): 41 DAYS
Assessments Grades Assessment Dates
WIDA Screener (potential EL students only) K-4 Administered as students arrive
STAR Enterprise Reading & STAR Enterprise Math 2-4 August 14 – August 26, 2017
aimswebPlus 1-2 August 21 – August 25, 2017
aimswebPlus K September 5 – September 8, 2017 
 
SECOND ASSESSMENT WINDOW (OCTOBER 16, 2017 – DECEMBER 21, 2017): 44 DAYS
STAR Enterprise Reading & STAR Enterprise Math 2-4 November 27 – December 8, 2017
 
THIRD ASSESSMENT WINDOW (JANUARY 5, 2018 – MARCH 9, 2018: 44 DAYS
aimswebPlus K-2 January 10 – January 19, 2018
     
     
WIDA ACCESS (EL Students Only) K-4 February 20 – April 6, 2018
ELA/Social Studies Field Tests
(selected schools/grades)
3-4  March 5 – March 30, 2018 
 
FOURTH ASSESSMENT WINDOW (MARCH 16, 2018 – MAY 24, 2018): 48 DAYS
TNReady Alternative Assessment (select Sp Ed students) 3-4 March 9 – May 4, 2018
TNReady 3-4 April 17 – May 4, 2018
STAR Enterprise Reading & STAR Enterprise Math 2-4 May 7 – May 15, 2018
aimswebPlus K-2 May 7 – May 15, 2018
Last Day of School PreK – 8 May 23, 2018
Note: The STAR assessments (STAR Reading Enterprise, STAR Math Enterprise) listed on the Assessment Calendar are the required assessments from a district perspective. Schools may expand these assessments into other grades or give the assessments more frequently at their discretion. Schools may also utilize the STAR Early Literacy Assessment.

 

2017-2018 Grades 5-8 Assessment Schedule

Dates are subject to change after school begins
FIRST ASSESSMENT WINDOW (AUGUST 10, 2017 – OCTOBER 6, 2017): 41 DAYS
Assessments Grades Assessment Dates
WIDA Screener (potential EL students only) 5-8 Administered as new students arrive
STAR Enterprise Reading & STAR Enterprise Math 5-8 August 14 – August 25, 2017
 
SECOND ASSESSMENT WINDOW (OCTOBER 16, 2017 – DECEMBER 21, 2017): 44 DAYS
STAR Enterprise Reading & STAR Enterprise Math 5-8 November 27 – December 8, 2017
 
THIRD ASSESSMENT WINDOW (JANUARY 9, 2018 – MARCH 15, 2018: 44 DAYS
     
WIDA ACCESS (ELL Students Only) 5-7 February 1, 2018
WIDA ACCESS (EL Students Only)  5-8  February 20 – April 6, 2018
ELA/Social Studies Field Tests 
(selected schools/grades)
 5-8 March 5 – March 30, 2018 
 
FOURTH ASSESSMENT WINDOW (MARCH 12, 2018 – MAY 23, 2018): 48 DAYS
Iowa Algebra Aptitude Test (for Alg I qualification) 6-7 February 15, 2018
Modern Language Aptitude Test-Elementary
(for high school World Language credit qualification)
6 February 15, 2018
TCAP Alternative and MSAA (select Sp Ed students) 5-8 March 19 – May 4, 2018
STAR Enterprise Reading & STAR Enterprise Math 5-8 April 9 – April 20, 2018
TNReady (EOC and grades 3-8) 5-8 April 17 – May 4, 2018
Final Exams (HS World Language) 8 May 17, 2018
Last Day of School PreK – 8 May 23, 2018
Note: The STAR assessments (STAR Reading Enterprise, STAR Math Enterprise) listed on the Assessment Calendar are the required assessments from a district perspective. Schools may give the assessments more frequently at their discretion.