2016 P.S.S.A. INFORMATION

SCA C.I.T. OFFICE

 
 
2016 PSSA TEST SCHEDULEhttp://www.portal.state.pa.us/portal/server.pt/community/state_assessment_system/20965/pennsylvania_system_of_school_assessment_(pssa)/1190526
TESTING SCHEDULES FOR GRADES 3-8:



NEW THIS YEAR!

All students in grades 3-8 will be participating in a WRITING assessment, which will be included in the ELA test.
Testing for READING will be included in the “ELA”, which is English & Language Arts
The ELA and Math will be tested during separate weeks
All testing will scheduled during morning hours, and afternoons will be used to alternate core classes throughout the testing week
2016 TESTING DATES:

GRADES 3-8:  ELA- English, Reading, Writing 
April 12th - 15th - Testing begins (Tues)


GRADES 3-8:  MATHEMATICS 
April 19th - 22nd -Testing begins (Tues)


GRADES 4 & 8 ONLY:  SCIENCE 
April 26th - 28th - Testing begins (Tues)

TESTING SCHEDULES FOR GRADES 3-8:




NEW THIS YEAR!

  1. BulletAll students in grades 3-8 will be participating in a WRITING assessment, which will be included in the ELA test.

  2. BulletTesting for READING will be included in the “ELA”, which is English & Language Arts
    The ELA and Math will be tested during separate weeks

  3. BulletAll testing will scheduled during morning hours, and afternoons will be used to alternate core classes throughout the testing week

2016 TESTING DATES:

GRADES 3-8:  ELA- English, Reading, Writing

  1. April 12th - 15th - Testing begins (Tues)



GRADES 3-8:  MATHEMATICS

  1. April 19th - 22nd -Testing begins (Tues)



GRADES 4 & 8 ONLY:  SCIENCE

  1. April 26th - 28th - Testing begins (Tues)

STUDENTS & PARENTS -

BE PREPARED TO DO YOUR BEST!!

The district is committed to providing opportunities for ALL our students to be proficient or advanced on the upcoming PSSA tests. You can help us by making sure that your students get....

             A HEALTHY breakfast!

         &

                 A GOOD night’s sleep!

REMINDER:  For the 2016 PSSA testing, the students in grades 3-7 will be tested using the paper testing booklets for all subjects. Only 8th grade will be using the online computer version of the tests with laptops. (students will have had online practice prior to testing!)

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