Assessment

2016-2017 Assessment Report Card 

District and State required assessments:

Name

Subject

Who?

When?

Why?

Results

Smarter Balanced (SBAC)

Math and ELA

3rd-8th  and 11th

March 6th-May 3rd**

Monitor student/district progress

Results will be mailed as soon as available

SD Science and Science Alt

Science

5th 8th and 11th (alt for students with severe cognitive disabilities)   

April 1st  – May 3rd**

Monitor student/district progress

Results will be mailed as soon as available

MSAA

Math and ELA

Students with severe cognitive disabilities grades 3-8 and 11.

March 18th – May 3rd

Monitor student progress

Results will be mailed as soon as available

NAEP

Math and Reading

4th 8th and 12th

Every other year – Feb. 6, 2019 (4th grade only)

Monitor student progress

Results controlled by NAEP providers

STAR

Math and Reading

K-12

2 times a year – October and March

Monitor student progress

Results will be  disseminated to stakeholders

Developmental Reading Assessment (DRA)

Reading

K and 1st

3 times a year – within 60 days of enrollment, within 30 days of winter break, and within 30 days of end of school year

Monitor student progress

Results will be discussed at conferences and included on report cards

Career Matchmaker (SD My Life)

Career Interest Assessment

8th and 9th Grade

Spring semester

Career exploration / Career readiness

Results are available online immediately after assessment is completed for students; parents receive copy at the end of the year

Ability Profiler (SD My Life)

Career Aptitude Assessment – Arithmetic Reasoning, Verbal Ability, Spatial Ability, Computation, Clerical Perception, Form Perception

10th Grade

Fall semester

Career exploration / Career readiness

Results are available online immediately after assessment is completed for students; parents receive copy at the end of the year

Pre-ACT

College and Career Readiness – Math, Reading, English, Science

10th Grade

Fall semester

College and career readiness

Results are disseminated to students when available; parents receive copy at the end of the year

PSAT/NMSQT

College and Career Readiness – Reading, Writing and Language, Math

11th Grade (optional)

Fall semester

College and career readiness

Results are disseminated to students when available; parents receive a copy at the end of the year

ASVAB CEP

Career Readiness – General Science, Arithmetic Reasoning, Word Knowledge, Paragraph Comprehension, Math Knowledge, Electronics Information, Auto & Shop Information, Mechanical Comprehension

11th Grade (12th Grade optional)

Fall semester

Career readiness

Results are disseminated to students when available; parents receive a copy at the end of the year

NCRC

Career Readiness – Applied Math, Graphic Literacy, Workplace Documents

12th Grade

Fall semester

Career readiness

Results are disseminated to students when available; parents receive a copy at the end of the year

**Administrators will choose dates within these testing windows for each grade level tested.

Gayville-Volin School District 63-1  |  100 Kingsbury St.  |  Gayville, SD 57031
Phone:(605) 267-4476  |  Fax:(605) 267-4294