2017-2018 Testing Calendar

While the Minnesota Department of Education strives to ensure this testing schedule remains unlatered, it is subject to change based on assessment decisions made by the Minnesota Legislature or Congress.

October 2017

  • 16-18 NWEA English
  • 26-27 NWEA English (8-9)

January 2018

  • 8-12 OLPA English
  • 29 ACCESS for ELLs 2.0® and Alternate ACCESS for ELLs® Begins

March 2018

  • 5 MCA Reading Grades 3-8, 10 and Mathematics Grades 3-8, 11 Begins
  • 5 MCA Science Grades 5,8, and High Schools Begins
  • 5 MTAS Reading, Mathematics, and Science Begins
  • 12 5th Grade Falcone, Reading
  • 13 6th Grade Nehring, Reading
  • 15 5th Grade Falcone, Reading
  • 19 5th Grade Falcone, Reading
  • 20 6th Grade Nehring, Reading; 5th Grade Jensen, Reading
  • 21 6th Grade Paradise, Reading; 5th Grade Jensen, Reading
  • 22 6th Grade Paradise, Reading; 5th Grade Jensen, Reading
  • 23 ACCESS for ELLs 2.0® and Alternate ACCESS for ELLs® Ends
  • 27 6th Grade Albert Reading; 6th Grade Nehring, Reading; 5th Grade Campbell, Reading
  • 28 6th Grade Albert Reading
  • 29 6th Grade Albert Reading; 5th Grade Campbell, Reading

April 2018

  • 3-5 ACT Testing
  • 9-13 Grades 7,8 & 10, Reading
  • 9 4th Grade Schmitz; 4th Grade Yaroscak
  • 10 4th Grade Schmitz; 4th Grade Yaroscak; 3rd Grade, Reading
  • 11 3rd Grade, Reading
  • 12 4th Grade Kne; 3rd Grade, Reading
  • 13 4th Grade Kne; 5th Grade Campell
  • 16 Showalter, Reading; 5th Grade Falcone, Math
  • 17 5th Grade Jensen, Math; Vake, Math; 3rd Grade, Math
  • 18 6th Grade Paradis, Math; 5th Grade Jensen, Math; 3rd Grade, Math
  • 19 6th Grade Paradis, Math; 5th Grade Jensen, Math; Vake, Math, 3rd Grade, Math
  • 19 ACCUPLACER - Grades 10,11
  • 20 6th Grade Paradis, Math; 5th Grade Falcone, Math
  • 23 6th Grade Albert, Math; 4th Grade Schmitz; 4th Grade Yaroscak
  • 24 6th Grade Albert, Math; 6th Grade Nehring, Math; 4th Grade Schmitz; 4th Grade Yaroscak
  • 25 6th Grade Albert, Math; 6th Grade Nehring, Math; 5th Grade Falcone, Math; 5th Grade Campbell, Math
  • 26 4th Grade Kne; 5th Grade Campell
  • 27 Showalter, Reading; 4th Grade Kne
  • 30 6th Grade Nehring, Math

May 2018

  • 1 Grade 10, Science
  • 2 Grade 10, Science
  • 3 Grades 7 & 8, Science
  • 4 Grades 7 & 8, Science
  • 7 5th Grade Jensen, Science; 5th Grade Falcone, Science
  • 4 MCA Reading Grades 3-8, 10 and Mathematics grades 3-8, 11 Ends
  • 4 MTAS Reading, Mathematics, and Science Ends
  • 8 5th Grade Jensen, Science; 5th Grade Campell, Science; 5th Grade Falcone, Science
  • 9 5th Grade Campell, Science
  • 11 MCA Science Grades 5-8, and High School Ends