• Greenbush-Middle River District 2683 Testing Calendar, 2023-2024

     

    Assessment

    Grade Level

    Subject Matter

    Date

    Approximate time

    Purpose 

    Results Dissemination

    ASVAB

    11

    Math, Reading, Science, English, Electronics, Mechanics

    September 22, 2023

    3 hours

    Career and academic aptitude test for military.  Scores and interest survey used for college and career planning. 

    Students receive individual reports.  Army National Guard interprets results with students.

    PSAT

    11

    English, Math

    TBA

    3 hours

    Estimate a student’s performance on the SAT; qualify for the nationwide scholarship competitions; inform students of educational and financial opportunities 

    Students receive individual reports.

    Aspire

    8

    Reading, Writing, Math, English, Science

    TBA

    4 hours

    Plan high school coursework. Individual scores in English, Math, Reading, Writing, Science compared to national norms to provide one data point about potential college and career readiness.

    Students and parents receive individual reports at spring high school course registration

    ACT

    11, 12

    English, Math, Reading, Science

    March 26, 2024

    3.5 hours

    Counsel college bound students; sometimes required for college application

    Students and school receive individual results. Used for college admission and dual-enrollment eligibility.

    SAT

    11, 12

    Reading, Language, Writing, Math

    Students schedule individually.

    3 hours

    Counsel college bound students; sometimes required for college application

    Used for college admission.

    MCA-III

    Grades 3-11

    Reading, Math, Science

    April 2, 2024 - April 26, 2024

    (see below)

    2-4 hours

    Identify level of student achievement in state standards; state and federal requirement to assess district curriculum and instruction

    Parents receive individual reports at fall Parent-Teacher conferences

    MTAS

    3-11

    Reading, Math Science

    TBA

    1 hour

    Assess student’s progress in individualized curriculum for a very small number of students, determined by IEP team

    Parents receive individual reports at fall Parent-Teacher conferences

    Accuplacer

    10, 12

    Reading, Writing, Math

    TBA

    2 hours

    Two-year or technical college placement; eligibility for Online or College in the High School coursework. 

    Students and school receive final score.





    GMR Spring 2024 MCA Dates

    Individual test reports from Spring 2023 will be reviewed with parents at October 2023 Parent-Teacher Conferences.

                            

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    NO SCHOOL

        

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    4

    8th Math

    4th & 6th Reading

    5

    8th Math

    4th & 6th Reading

    8

    Misc. Makeup

     

     

    9

    3rd & 5th Reading: AM

    7th Math 

    10th Science

    10

    3rd & 5th Reading: AM

    7th Math

    10th Science

    11

    4th & 6th Math: AM

    8th Science

     

    12

    4th & 6th Math: AM

    8th Science

     

    15

    Misc. Makeup

     

    16

    3rd Math: AM

    5th Science: AM

    17

    3rd Math: AM

    5th Science: AM

    18

    7th & 8th Reading

     

    19

    7th & 8th Reading

     

    22

    Misc. Makeup

     

     

    23

    Misc. Make Up

     

     

    24

    10th Reading

    11th Math

     

    25

    5th Math: AM

    10th Reading

    11th Math

    26

    5th Math: AM

     

     

     

    Test refusal