2018-2019 Testing Dates

Fall FAST testing window (grades 1-8):  September 11th-October 2nd

Co-GAt screener/test (grade 2 and k-1, 3-4 by request) :  November 26th- December 7th

Winter FAST testing window (grades 1-8): Dec 18th -Jan 18th

WIDA/ACCESS Testing Window (K-8 English Language Learners): January 28th -March 22nd

MCA Testing Window (grades 3-8): March 4- May 3rd

Spring FAST testing window (grades 1-2 only):  April 30th -May 24th

 

WIDA/ ACCESS testing dates

 

Kindergarten

One – on – test

January 28nd  – March 22st

Grade 1

Listening and Reading

DDL- Feb. 11, 12,

ELD – Feb 26th, 27th

Grades 2/3

Listening and Reading

2nd/3rd DDL - Feb 6, 7,

2nd ELD – Feb 12, 13

3rd ELD – Feb 13th and 20th

Grade 4

Listening, Reading and Writing

Feb 20th, 21st, 22nd

Grade 5

Listening, Reading and Writing

Feb 12, 13, and 21st

Grade 6

Listening, Reading and Writing

Feb 5th,  8th and 12th

Grade 7

Listening, Reading and Writing

Feb 6th, 7th and 8th

Grade 8

Listening, Reading and Writing

Feb 6th, 7th and 8th

 

Grades 1-8 speaking tests will be given between February 19th-March 22nd  

Grades 1 -3 writing tests will be given between February 19th – March 22nd

Please contact your child’s ESL teacher for exact times

MCA Testing Calendar Spring 2019

 

Date

Test

April 17th, 18th

  Makeups April 19th

ELA 6th,7th,8th grades

April 22nd, 23rd

   Makeups April 24th

ELA 3rd, 4th, 5th  grades

April 24th, 25th

   Makeups  April 26th & 29th

Math 6th, 7th, 8th grades

April 29th, 30th

  Makeups May 1st & 2nd

Math 3rd, 4th, 5th grades

May 7th

 Makeups May 8th & 9th

Science 5th & 8th grades

 

Information about the WIDA/ACCESS test and MCA tests and Parental Refusal forms can be found on the following website.  (translated into multiple languages):

https://education.mn.gov/MDE/fam/tests/