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    *Assessment dates may be revised based upon updates to FDOE K-12 Assessment Calendar. ~Private/Home Education students upon enrollment into a DCPS school

Ongoing Assessments

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
WIDA Screener (Eligible ELL students) K-12th Within 20 days of enrollment District State Statute 1003.56 70 minutes

August

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
Florida Kindergarten Readiness Screener (FLKRS) K August 10-September 21 State State Statute 1002.69 30 minutes
i-Ready Math Diagnostic K-2nd~ August 12-September 10 State State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
i-Ready Reading Diagnostic K-2nd~ August 12-September 10 State State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
STAR Reading 3rd-5th~ August 12-September 10 State State Statute 1012.34 20-30 minutes
STAR Math 3rd-5th~ August 12-September 10 State State Statute 1012.34 20-30 minutes
Achieve3000 Level Set 3rd-12th~ August 12-September 10 State State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
HMH Growth Monitoring 6th-8th~ August 12-September 10 State State Statute 1012.34 30-45 minutes
District Baseline Assessments-Semester 1/Full Year Refer to the District Assessment Spreadsheet which is located at the school level. K-12th August 12-September 24 State State Statute 1012.34 70-90 minutes
Florida Assessments for Instruction in Reading (FAIR) 9th-12th (select students) August 17-September 17 State State Statute 6A.6.053 30-45 minutes
Florida Standards Alternate Assessment (FSAA)-Datafolio Grades 3-10 English Language Arts-Reading & Writing Grades 3-8 Mathematics Grades 5 and 8 NGSSS Science End-of-Course Assessments (Algebra 1, Biology 1, Civics, Geometry, U.S. History) 3rd-12th August 30-October 8, 2021 State State Statute 1008.22 Varies/Untimed

September

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
Head Start Pre-Test Voluntary PreKindergarten (VPK) Assessment 1 Get Ready to Read Pre-Test PK September District State Statute 1012.34 60-120 minutes
Cambridge Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) Papers 10th-12th September-November State State Statute 1012.34 60-180 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): FSA English Language Arts Grade 10 Retake-Writing 10th-12th September 13 - October 15 State State Statute 1008.22 120 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): FSA English Language Arts Grade 10 Retake-Reading 10th-12th September 13 - October 15 State State Statute 1008.22 180 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): FSA Algebra 1, Geometry 6th-12th September 13 - October 15 State State Statute 1008.22 180 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): NGSSS Biology 1, Civics, U.S. History 6th-12th September 13 - October 15 State State Statute 1008.22 160 minutes
Florida Standards Alternate Assessment (FSAA)-Performance Task Makeups Grade 10 English Language Arts Grade 10 Writing End-of-Course Assessment (Algebra) 12th September 27-October 13 State State Statute 1008.22 Varies/Untimed
Progress Monitoring Assessments- PMA 1 (all courses ending with State Assessments) 3rd-12th September 28-October 13 District State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes

October

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
Preliminary SAT 8/9 (PSAT 8/9) 8th-9th October 13 District State Statute 1007.35 165 minutes
Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) 10th October 13 District State Statute 1007.35 165 minutes
Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test (PSAT/NMSQT) 11th October 13 District State Statute 1007.35 165 minutes
SAT-District Testing 12th October 13 District State Statute 1007.35 165 minutes
Florida Civic Literacy Exam (FCLE) Students enrolled in US Government October 25-December 17 State State Statute 1007.25 160 minutes

November

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
Florida Standards Alternate Assessment (FSAA)-Datafolio Grades 3-10 English Language Arts-Reading & Writing Grades 3-8 Mathematics Grades 5 and 8 NGSSS Science End-of-Course Assessments (Algebra 1, Biology 1, Civics, Geometry, U.S. History) 3rd-12th November 12-December 17 (November 12- weather day- schools closed) State State Statute 1008.22 Varies/Untimed
Achieve3000 Level Set 3rd-10th~ (11th and 12th based on Fall scores) November 15-December 17 State State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
Progress Monitoring Assessments- PMA 2 (all courses ending with State Assessments) 3rd-12th November 29-December 15 District State Statute 1012.34 90 minutes
HMH Growth Monitoring 6th-8th~ November 29-December 17 State State Statute 1012.34 30-45 minutes
District EOC Assessments-Semester 1 Refer to the District Assessment Spreadsheet which is located at the school level 6th-12th November 29-December 17 State State Statute 1012.34 70-90 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): FSA Algebra 1, Geometry 6th-12th November 29-December 17 State State Statute 1008.22 180 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): NGSSS Biology 1, Civics, U.S. History 6th-12th November 29-December 17 State State Statute 1008.22 160 minutes

December

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January

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
Voluntary PreKindergarten (VPK) Assessment 2 Get Ready to Read Mid-Year PK January District State Statute 1012.34 60-120 minutes
Florida Assessments for Instruction in Reading (FAIR) 9th-12th (select students) January 4-25 State State Statute 6A.6.053 30-45 minutes
i-Ready Math Diagnostic K-2nd~ January 4-January 26 State State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
i-Ready Reading Diagnostic K-2nd~ January 4-January 26 State State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
STAR Reading 3rd-5th~ January 4-January 26 State State Statute 1012.34 20-30 minutes
STAR Math 3rd-5th~ January 4-January 26 State State Statute 1012.34 20-30 minutes
District Baseline Assessments-Semester 2 Courses Refer to the District Assessment Spreadsheet which is located at the school level 6th-12th January 4-28 State State Statute 1012.34 70-90 minutes
National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Mathematics, Reading 4th, 8th (select schools) January 24-March 4 State State Statute 1008.22 90-120 minutes
Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State-to-State for English Language Learners (ACCESS for ELLs Paper) & Alternate ACCESS for ELLs K-12th January 24-March 18 State State Statute 1003.56 45-245 minutes

February

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
Progress Monitoring Assessments- PMA 3 (all courses ending with State Assessments) 3rd-12th February 18-March 9 District State Statute 1012.34 90-180 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): FSA English Language Arts Grade 10 Retake-Reading & Writing 10th-12th February 21-March 11 State State Statute 1008.22 300 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): FSA Algebra 1 Retake 12th (graduating seniors, eligible) February 21-March 11 State State Statute 1008.22 180 minutes
Florida Standards Alternate Assessment (FSAA)-Performance Task Grades 3-8 English Language Arts and Mathematics Grades 4-8 Writing Grades 5 and 8 NGSSS Science End-of-Course Assessment (Civics) 3rd-8th February 28-April 15 State State Statute 1008.22 Varies/Untimed
Florida Standards Alternate Assessment (FSAA)-Datafolio Grades 3-10 English Language Arts-Reading & Writing Grades 3-8 Mathematics Grades 5 and 8 NGSSS Science End-of-Course Assessments (Algebra 1, Biology 1, Civics, Geometry, U.S. History) 3rd-12th February 28-March 25, 2022 State 1008.22 Varies/Untimed

March

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
Florida Standards Alternate Assessment (FSAA)-Performance Task Grades 9-10 English Language Arts-Reading & Writing End-of-Course Assessments (Algebra 1, Biology 1, Geometry, U.S. History) 9th-12th March 14-April 29 State State Statute 1008.22 Varies/Untimed
National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP) Long Term Trend 12th March 21-May 7 State State Statute 1008.22 90-120 minutes

April

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
International Baccalaureate (IB) Exams 9th-12th April-May State State Statute 1012.34 120-180 minutes
Cambridge Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) Papers 10th-12th April-June State State Statute 1012.34 60-180 minutes
Paper-Based:FSA Grade 3 English Language Arts-Reading 3rd April 4-15 State State Statute 1008.22 160-180 minutes
Paper-Based:FSA Grades 4-6 English Language Arts-Writing 4th-6th April 4-15 State State Statute 1008.22 120 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations):FSA Grades 7-10 English Language Arts- Writing 7th-10th April 4-15 State State Statute 1008.22 120 minutes
District EOC Assessments-Semester 2/Full Year-SeniorsRefer to the District Assessment Spreadsheet which is located at the school level 12th April 11-May 11 State State Statute 1012.34 70-90 minutes
District EOC Assessments-Semester 2/Full YearRefer to the District Assessment Spreadsheet which is located at the school level (Students enrolled in courses without a prior year state FSA mandated assessment or VAM score.) K-11th April 11-May 13 State State Statute 1012.34 70-90 minutes
i-Ready Math Diagnostic K-2nd~ April 11-May 20 District State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
i-Ready Reading Diagnostic K-2nd~ April 11-May 20 District State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
HMH Growth Monitoring 6th-8th~ April 11-May 20 District State Statute 1012.34 30-45 minutes
STAR Reading 4th-5th~ April 11-May 20 District State Statute 1012.34 20-30 minutes
STAR Math 3th-5th~ April 11-May 20 District State Statute 1012.34 20-30 minutes
Achieve3000 Level Set 6th-10th~(11th and 12th based on Fall scores) April 11-May 20 District State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
Florida Civic Literacy Exam (FCLE) Students enrolled in US Government April 11-May 27 State State Statute 1007.25 160 minutes
SAT-District Testing 11th April 13 District State Statute 1007.35 180 minutes
Achieve3000 Level Set 3rd April 18-29 District State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
STAR Reading 3rd April 18-29 District State Statute 1012.34 20-30 minutes
Achieve3000 Level Set 4th-5th~ April 18-May 20 District State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes
SAT-District Testing 12th^(non-concordant) April 26 District State Statute 1007.35 180 minutes

May

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
Head Start Post-Test Voluntary PreKindergarten (VPK) Assessment 3 Get Ready to Read Post-Test PK May District State Statute 1012.34 60-120 minutes
Advanced Placement (AP) Exams 9th-12th May State State Statute 1012.34 120-180 minutes
Paper-Based: FSA Grades 4-6 English Language Arts-Reading FSA Grades 3-6 Mathematics 3th-6th May 2-13 State State Statute 1008.22 160-180 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): FSA Grades 7-10 English Language Arts-Reading FSA Grades 7-8 Mathematics 7th-10th May 2-27 State State Statute 1008.22 160-180 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): FSA Algebra 1, Geometry 6th-12th May 2-27 State State Statute 1008.22 180 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): NGSSS Biology 1, Civics, U.S. History 7th-12th May 2-27 State State Statute 1008.22 160 minutes
Paper-Based: NGSSS Grades 5 and 8 Statewide Science Assessment 5th, 8th May 9-20 State State Statute 1008.22 160 minutes
Northwest Evaluation Association (NWEA) MAP 3rd (select students) May 16-19 District State Statute 1012.34 45-60 minutes

June

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July

Assessment Grade Levels Testing Window District/State Reason Required Average Testing Time
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): FSA Algebra 1, Geometry 6th-12th July 11-22 State State Statute 1008.22 180 minutes
Computer-Based (and Paper-Based Accommodations): NGSSS Biology 1, Civics, U.S. History 6th-12th July 11-22 State State Statute 1008.22 160 minutes
  • *Assessment dates may be revised based upon updates to FDOE K-12 Assessment Calendar.         ~Private/Home Education students upon enrollment into a DCPS school          ^Subject to change

     

    Please note, due to the late release of Florida DOE Testing Schedules, future District Calendars may need to have minor revisions made.  Always use the Calendar on the District Website to ensure you have the most accurate, up-to-date version!  Thank you for your understanding!