Assessment

ALL Taylor schools WILL Be given SUMMATIVE Assessments IN 2019 - 2020:

Below is the MDE Required Assessment, Mode of Assessment, and grade level dates to be tested

WIDA for English Learner Students (ONLINE)

Kindergarten - 12th Grade: February 3 - March 20

 

MI-ACCESS Alternate Assessment (ONLINE*)

Kindergarten - 12th Grade: April 13 - May 29

* There are still portions of this assessment that are completed on paper and pencil, but depending on which version or content area you have will determine how it is assessed.

 

M-STEP English Language Arts (ELA) and Mathematics Assessments (ONLINE)

3rd and 4th Grade, May 4 - May 29

- Math Computer Adaptive Test (~1 hour and 30 minutes)

- ELA Computer Adaptive Test (~ 2 hours)

 

6th and 7th Grade, May 4 - May 29

- Math Computer Adaptive Test (~2 hours)

- ELA Computer Adaptive Test (~ 2 hours)

 

5th Grade, April 13 - May 8

- Math Computer Adaptive Test (~1 hour and 30 minutes)

- ELA Computer Adaptive Test (~ 2 hours)

- Science Test (~ 45 minutes)

- Social Studies Test (2 parts, each taking ~ 30 minutes)

 

8th Grade, April 13 - May 8

- Science Test (~ 45 minutes)

- Social Studies (2 parts, each taking ~ 30 minutes)

 

11th Grade, April 13 - May 8

- Science Test (~ 45 minutes)

- Social Studies Test (~30minutes)

 

PSAT 8/9 Grade 8 (Paper/Pencil)

April 14, ELA and Math

 

PSAT 8/9 Grade 9 (Paper/Pencil)

April 15th, ELA and Math

 

PSAT Grade 10 (Paper/Pencil)

April 14th, ELA and Math

 

SAT Grade 11 (Paper/Pencil)

April 14: ELA with Essay and Mathematics 

 

ACT WorkKeys (Paper/Pencil)

April 15: ACT WorkKeys Assessment 

 

Accountability 

 

Click here to visit the Michigan Department of Education Assessment and Accountability page

Click here to visit the PTA Parents' Guide to Student Success  

 

For information on particular assessments, click on the following link and choose the assessment you wish to understand:

M-STEP

MI-ACCESS 

MME and HS Assessment

PSAT 8/9 (Grade 8 and grade 9)

PSAT 10

SAT

ACT WorkKeys 

W-APT and WIDA ACCESS for ELs (WIDA)

 

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The Link to Sotlight on Student Assessment and Accountablity:

This newsletter is published weekly from MDE and provides tips and tools for districts and parents to better understand the assessment their students are taking. It provides information on the assessment measurements, important dates, and checklists for proper implementation.  Great for districts and parents to further their knowledge on what is expected of their students.

2019-2020 Guide to State Assessments PDF Document

2018.2019 Guide to State Assessments PDF Document

2017.2018 Guide to State Assessments PDF Document

 

Guidance for Preparing for Online Testing- ELEMENTARY

Guidance for Preparing for Online Testing- SECONDARY 

Technology Skills Students Should Have to Online Test

 

Please don't hesitate to Email me with any questions you may have!

Kari Nagy - Kari.Nagy@taylorschools.net