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September 8, 2022

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Public school districts in New Jersey are required to provide parents/guardians information on the planned administration of state assessments and standardized commercially-developed assessments at the beginning of each school year.  Attached you will find a schedule addressing the assessments that will be given throughout the 2022-2023 school year.

Please do not hesitate to contact me via email at [email protected] with any questions.

Sincerely,

Lella Signature

Dr. Rachel C. Lella

Director of Curriculum & Instruction

2022-2023 Standardized Assessments


Assessment/ Subject Area(s) Tested

Administration Dates/ Time Allowance

Grade(s)

Requirement

Results Available

Star 360 Benchmark


Early Literacy

Math

Reading

September 2022

January 2023

March 2023

May 2023


Early Literacy:

15-20 minutes


Math:

20-30 minutes


Reading:

15-20 minutes

Early Literacy:

K-1st


Math:

1st-6th


Reading:

2nd-6th

N/A

N/A

WIDA Measure of Developing English Language (MODEL)


Listening

Speaking

Reading

Writing

September 2022

and Ongoing


15-30 minutes per session

K-6th

Students initially qualifying for ESL services

State

Ongoing

New Jersey Start Strong Assessment*


ELA

Math

Science

October 2022


60 minutes per session

4th-6th

State

November 2022

 

Fall Dynamic Learning Maps (DLM)


ELA

Math

Science


Sample Tests

Required alternative for Start Strong for select students

 

October 2022


Testing Times

 4th - 6th  Federal and State TBD 

KBIT-2: Kaufman Brief Intelligence Test

October 2022

20-30 minutes

 

Qualifying

K-2nd Students

N/A

November 2022

CogAT: Cognitive Abilities Test


Sample Tests

October 2022

135 minutes


Qualifying

3rd-6th

Students

N/A

November 2022

ACCESS 2.0*


Listening

Speaking

Reading

Writing


Sample Tests

February - April 2023


240 minutes

(60 mins each section)

 

K-6th

Students qualifying for ESL services

State

Fall 2023

NJSLA*


ELA

Math


Sample Tests


ELA:
5/9-5/11

Math:
5/16-5/18

Makeups:
5/19-6/2

 

60-120 minutes per day

3rd - 6th

Federal and State

Fall 2023

NJSLA*


Science


Sample Test


5/3-5/4

Makeups:
5/19-6/2


90 minutes

per day


5th

Federal and State

Fall 2023

Spring Dynamic Learning Maps (DLM)


ELA

Math

Science


Sample Tests

Required alternative for NJSLA for select students

April - May 2023


Testing Times


3rd - 6th

Federal and State

Fall 2023

Northern Burlington Enrichment Program Testing: NNAT3


Sample Test

(Scroll to NNAT3 Demo and click link)

March-April 2023

30 minutes

6th

N/A

TBD

 

* If a student is permitted extra time or any other accommodations by their IEP, parents/guardians should contact their child’s case manager for additional details on accommodations and accessibility options.