2013-14 Testing Schedule


   
2013-14 Minnesota Department of Education Testing Schedule
2013-14 Detailed Testing Schedule (Including AIMSweb)
2013-14 Detailed Elementary Literacy Testing Schedule
 

Ongoing

Throughout the Year GRAD Retests: Grade 9 (Writing) and Grade 10 (Reading)

September 2013

September Writing Assessments (Narrative): Grades K-5
September 9-26 MAP: Grade 2 (Reading & Math),
September 9-November 14 MAP: Grades 3-8 (Reading & Math), High School Courses through English 10 (Reading), High School Courses through Algebra II (Math)

October 2013

September 9-November 14 MAP: Grades 3-8 (Reading & Math), High School Courses through English 10 (Reading), High School Courses through Algebra II (Math)
October 7-25 ACT: Grade 11 (Students who choose to take it)
October 7-25 EXPLORE: Grade 8
October 21-November 1 PLAN: Grade 10

November 2013

October 21-November 1 PLAN: Grade 10
September 9-November 14 MAP: Grades 3-8 (Reading & Math), High School Courses through English 10 (Reading), High School Courses through Algebra II (Math)
November 18-December 19 Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT): Grades 2-7 new qualifiers
 

December 2013

Winter Optional Local Purpose Assessment (OLPA): Grades 3-8(Mathematics)
November 18-December 19 Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT): Grades 2-7 new qualifiers
 

January 2014

Winter Optional Local Purpose Assessment (OLPA): Grades 3-8(Mathematics)
January Writing Assessments (Informational): Grades K-5
January 6-February 6 MAP: Grade 2 (Reading & Math), optional for all others
 

February 2014

January 6-February 6 MAP: Grade 2 (Reading & Math), optional for all others
February 3 ACCESS for ELLs window begins
February 21 Optional Local Purpose Assessment (OLPA) ends
 

March 2014

March-May GRAD: Grade 11 (Math)
March 17 MCA Online Mathematics: Grades 3-8 begins
March 17 MCA-Modified Reading Online: Grades 5-8, 10 and MCA-Modified Mathematics Online: Grades 5-8, 11 begins
March 17 MCA Science: Grades 5, 8, and High School begins
March 17 MTAS Reading, Mathematics, and Science begins
March 21 ACCESS for ELLs ends

April 2014

March-May GRAD Retest: Grade 11 (Math)
April 7-May 22 MAP: Grades 2-7 (Reading & Math), optional for all others
April 15 MCA Paper Math: Grade 11 Segments 1 and 2
April 15 MCA Paper Reading: Grades 3-8 and 10 Segments 1 and 2
April 16 MCA Paper Math: Grade 11 Segments 3 and 4
April 16 MCA Paper Reading: Grades 3-8 and 10 Segments 3 and 4
April 23-24 MCA Paper Reading: Grade 10 and Math Grade 11 (Make-up)
April 29-30 MCA Paper Reading: Grade 10 and Math Grade 11 (Make-up)

May 2014

March-May GRAD Retest: Grade 11 (Math)
May Writing Assessments (Opinion): Grades K-5
April 7-May 22 MAP: Grades 2-7 (Reading & Math), optional for all others
May 2 MCA Paper Reading and Mathematics Grades 3-8 ends
May 9 MCA Online Mathematics: Grades 3-8 ends
May 9 MTAS Reading, Mathematics, and Science ends
May 16 MCA Science: Grades 5, 8, and High School ends