DCPS Home Education and Private School Students

  • Registration Information for State Assessments 2021-2022

     

    Please read through the following information carefully: 

    Registration:

    • Students must be registered appropriately with the Duval County Public Schools Home Education Office or be enrolled in a Duval County private school.
    • If enrolled in Home Education, the grade on this application must match the grade in Focus, the student information system.
    • The registration form must be properly completed and submitted no later than 4:00 p.m. on the deadline date indicated below.

     Scheduling/Testing:

    • Students will be placed at a school for computer-based assessments. This school may not be the student’s zoned school.  Paper-based assessments will be administered at one location to be determined by the Assessment Services Office.
    • The student must bring current identification that includes his/her full name and photograph (passport, military ID, school ID, state ID, etc.).
    • Students must adhere to the DCPS dress code while at the testing site. Face masks are optional.
    • Students who arrive more than 20 minutes late will not be permitted to test.
    • Parents are required to pick up their student within 20 minutes of the student completing the assessment.

     Scores:

    • Scores are typically released approximately six weeks after the administration windows close.
    • Scores are not provided over the phone or via email from the Testing Office.
    • Private school students’ Individual Score Reports will be sent to the school.
    • Home Education students’ Individual Score Reports will be available in Focus. Please contact the Home Education Office (904-390-2477) when scores are released if you need assistance.

     Please contact the Assessment Services office at 348-7850, option 1, if you have any questions.

    Fall Assessments

    Fall assessments begin September 13, 2021.

    The deadline to submit the registration form is Friday, August 20, 2021.

    Register Here

    Assessments available include:

    • FSA Grade 10 ELA Retake (Writing and Reading)
    • Algebra 1 EOC
    • Geometry EOC
    • Civics EOC (middle school students only)
    • Biology EOC
    • US History EOC (high school students only)

    Winter Assessments

    Winter assessments begin November 29, 2021.

    The deadline to submit the registration form is Friday, November 5, 2021.

    Register Here

    Assessments available include:

    • Algebra 1 EOC
    • Geometry EOC
    • Civics EOC (middle school students only)
    • Biology EOC
    • US History EOC (high school students only)

    Spring Retakes

    Spring Retake assessments begin February 21, 2022.

    The deadline to submit the registration form is Friday, January 28, 2022.

    Register Here (Link coming soon)

    Assessments available include:

    • FSA Grade 10 ELA Retake (11th and 12th grade only)
    • Algebra 1 EOC Retake 

    Spring Assessments

    Spring Grade 3 ELA Reading and Grades 4-10 ELA Writing assessments begin April 4, 2022.

    The deadline to submit the registration form is Friday, March 11, 2022.

    Register Here (Link coming soon)

    Assessments available include:

    • FSA Grade 3 ELA Reading
    • FSA Grades 4-10 ELA Writing (students MUST also complete the FSA Grades 4-10 ELA Reading portions to receive a score)

    All other Spring assessments begin May 2, 2022.

    The deadline to submit the registration form is Friday, April 8, 2022.

    Register Here (Link coming soon)

    Assessments available include:

    • FSA Grades 4-10 ELA Reading
    • FSA Grades 3-8 Mathematics
    • Grades 5 and 8 Science
    • Algebra 1 EOC
    • Geometry EOC
    • Civics EOC (middle school students only)
    • Biology EOC
    • US History EOC (high school students only)

    Summer Assessments

    Summer assessments begin July 11, 2022.

    The deadline to submit the registration form is Friday, June 17, 2022.

    Register Here (Link coming soon)

    Assessments available include:

    • Algebra 1 EOC
    • Geometry EOC
    • Civics EOC (middle school students only)
    • Biology EOC
    • US History EOC (high school students only)