• Testing

  • District Pre-tests

    Dates:

    8/6/20 - 8/8/20 Cancelled

    1/7/20 - 1/10/20

    Grades:

    6–8

    Overview

    Measures student knowledge of Academic Knowledge and Skills (AKS) prior to instruction

  • District Interims

    Dates:

    10/7/20 - 10/9/20 Cancelled

    3/9/20 - 3/12/20

    Grades:

    6–8

    Overview:

    Measures student performance of AKS at the midpoint of the semester (given at 9 weeks and 27 weeks)

  • District Post-tests

    Dates:

    12/17/20 - 12/20/20 Cancelled

    Grades:

    6–8

    Overview:

    1st and 2nd Semester Final Assessments
    Measures student mastery of AKS

  • GA Milestones

    Dates:

    4/22/20 - 5/8/20

    Grades: 

    EOG 6-8, EOC 8

    Overview:

    Georgia Milestones–End of Grade (EOG) Assessments
    Measures knowledge of Georgia Standards of Excellence in Language Arts and Mathematics (6-8)
    Science and Social Studies (Grade 8 only)

    Georgia Milestones–End of Course (EOC) Assessments
    Measures knowledge of Georgia Standards of Excellence in designated high school level courses 

    Practice:

    GA Experience Online

  • CoGAT

    Dates:

    9/17/2020

    Grades:

    8

    Overview:

    Assesses verbal, quantitative, and non-verbal abilities


    Subject: CogAT-Student Participation Interest

    Test Administration Date: Thursday, September 17, 2020

    The Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) is an assessment used to estimate students' learned reasoning and problem-solving abilities through a series of verbal, quantitative, and nonverbal test items. It helps determine the skills students use to reason through problems and how they come to a conclusion.

     Face-to-Face Students

    Students who are attending school face-to-face on the day of the test will be given the opportunity to participate.

    ACTION REQUIRED: None at this time

    Digital Student

    Students who are attending school digitally on the day of the test will be given the opportunity to participate.

    These students will be required to be physically present at school on the day of the test in order to participate.

    ACTION REQUIRED: Complete the form here. 

     

    Asunto: CogAT-Interés de participación del estudiante

    Fecha de administración del examen: jueves 17 de septiembre de 2020

    La Prueba de Habilidades Cognitivas (CogAT) es una evaluación que se usa para estimar las habilidades de razonamiento y resolución de problemas aprendidas por los estudiantes a través de una serie de elementos de prueba verbales, cuantitativos y no verbales. Ayuda a determinar las habilidades que usan los estudiantes para razonar a través de los problemas y cómo llegan a una conclusión. 

    Estudiantes presenciales

    Los estudiantes que asistan a la escuela personalmente el día de la prueba tendrán la oportunidad de participar.

    ACCIÓN REQUERIDA: Ninguna en este momento

    Estudiante digital

    Los estudiantes que asistan a la escuela digitalmente el día de la prueba tendrán la oportunidad de participar.

    Se requerirá que estos estudiantes estén físicamente presentes en la escuela el día de la prueba para poder participar.

    ACCIÓN REQUERIDA: Complete el formulario aqui.

  • PSAT

    Dates:

    10/14/20

    Grades:

    8

    Overview:

    Measures college and career readiness and is in alignment with the PSAT/NMSQT and the SAT

GCPS Balanced Assessment Program

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