Testing

 

DADE COUNTY SCHOOLS Testing Calendar 2015/2016

Assessment

Date(s)

Test Takers

SLO (Student Learning Objectives)pre assessments

8-17-15 through 8-28-15

SLO pre assessments given in not-tested subjects

GAA (GA Alternative Assessment)

9-1-15 through 2-26-16

GAA Main Admin. –select Special Ed students

PSAT

10-14-15

All Sophomores

SLO (Student Learning Objectives)post assessments for semester long courses (middle school connections classes)

12-7-15 through 12-18-15

Dade Middle School students (connections classes) & any other semester course requiring a SLO

GKIDS MIDYEAR Data Collection

1-8-16

All kindergarten teachers report data on Kindergarten students

SLO (Student Learning Objectives)pre assessments for semester long courses (ex:middle school connections classes)

1-4-16 through 1-15-16

Dade Middle School students (specific connections classes) & any other semester course requiring a SLO

ACCESS FOR ELLs

1-19-16 through 3-1-16

All ELL Students

GEORGIA MILESTONES-

End of Grade tests

4-19-16 Tuesday- ELA  Sections 1 & 2

4-20-16 Wednesday-ELA Section 3

4-21-16 Thursday- Math

4-25-16 Monday-Science

4-26-16 Tuesday-Social Studies

All students Grades 3-8

SLO (Student Learning Objectives) post assessments

5-9-16 through 5-20-16

Grades 3-8/SLO post assessments given in not-tested subjects (each school varies)

GKIDS Data Due

5-13-16

Kindergarten teachers

Georgia End of Course Assessments

5-10-16 through 5-20-16

DCHS students

SLO (Student Learning Objectives) post assessments

5-23-16 through 5-27-16

GRADES 9-12 which require a SLO Assessment