DCSD Assesment Schedule


DRAFT

DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT ASSESSMENT DATES

2018-2019


Federally Mandated

ACCESS For ELLs

Students who have been identified as English language learners

Grades K-12

January 14-February 15, 2019


Colorado NAEP

Grades 4 and 8

(To be done on a sampling basis on odd years)

January 28–March 8, 2019


NAEP Selected Schools

State Mandated

CMAS  (Colorado Measures of Academic Success)

ELA and Math

Grades 3-8

April 8-April 26, 2019


CSLA (Colorado Spanish Language Arts)

Grades 3 and 4 who meet eligibility criteria only

April 8-April 26, 2019

CoAlt - Alternate English Language Arts and Math

(DLM - Dynamic Learning Maps)

Students with Cognitive Impairments

Grades 3-11

April 8-April 26, 2019


CMAS (Colorado Measures of Academic Success)

Grade 5, and 8  Science


Grade 4, and  7 Social Studies

(Administered on a sampling basis to schools)



Grade 11 Science and Social Studies (All Students)

April 8-April 26, 2019



April 8-April 26, 2019

CMAS Selected Schools TBA


April 8-April 26, 2019



CoAlt - Alternate Science and Social Studies

Students with Cognitive Impairments

Science - Grade 5, and 8


Social Studies - Grade 4, and 7

(Administered on a sampling basis to schools)


Grade 11 Science and Social Studies Grade (All Students)

April 8-April 26, 2019




CMAS Selected Schools TBA


April 8-April 26, 2019

PSAT 9

Grade 9

PSAT 9:    

School choice for initial test date:

April 9, 10, or 11, 2019 (Initial testing date)

April 9-16, 2019: Accommodations Testing Window

April 10-19,  2019: Make-up Testing Window

College Preparatory Exam (PSAT 10)

Grade 10

PSAT 10:    

School choice for initial test date:

April 9, 10, or 11, 2019 (Initial testing date)

April 9-16, 2019: Accommodations Testing Window

April 10-19,  2019: Make-up Testing Window

College Entrance Exam (SAT)

Grade 11

SAT :

April 9, 2019 (Initial testing date)

April 9-12, 2019: Accommodations Testing Window

April 15-18, 2019: Accommodations Make-up Testing

April 23, 2019: Make-up test date

READ Act Interims (DIBELS, i-Ready)

Grades K-3

BOY:  August 20-August 31, 2018

                 1st-3rd grade and cohort students

         September 17-September 28, 2018     

                 Grade K

MOY:  December 3-14, 2018

EOY:  April 22-May 3, 2019

School Readiness-TS GOLD

Grade K

August 9-October 5, 2018


State Recommended

CogAT (Cognitive Abilities Test)

Universal Screen

Grades 3 and 5 or 6

Referral Grades 1-5


Universal Screen

Grade 2 and Referral Grades K-1

September 4-25, 2018




April 29-May 17, 2019

School Choice

MAP (Measures of Academic Progress)

Grades K-12

(School-selected Assessment)

Fall           August 20, 2018-October 4, 2018

Winter     December 3, 2018-January 31, 2018

Spring      April 8, 2019 - May 22, 2019

PSAT NMSQT (National Merit)

Grade  10 or 11

October 24, 2018