Hainesport Township School District

New Jersey State Assessments

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The following assessments are mandated by the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE).  For more information regarding New Jersey State Assessments, visit the NJDOE Assessment website here.  For upcoming Statewide Assessment Testing Schedules, please follow the links below.
PARCC

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The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC) is a consortium of states that developed a set of assessments to measure students' readiness for college and careers.  PARCC assessments are administered annually and measure student achievement in English Language Arts Literacy and Mathematics in grades 3-11.  All units are computer-based, utilizing modern 21st century technology and offering accessibility features for all students.
 
The Hainesport Township School District will administer the PARCC assessments beginning Monday, April 16th for Grades 3-5.  PARCC testing for Grades 6-8 will begin Wednesday, April 25th. Please refer to the chart below for PARCC unit testing times. Make-up testing will follow regular PARCC assessment administration.  
 

Hainesport Township School District Spring 2018 PARCC Testing Schedule

Dates

Grade Level

ELA

Day 1

ELA

Day 2

ELA

Day 3

MATH Day 1

MATH Day 2

MATH Day 3

MATH Day 4

April 16 - April 24, 2018

3

75 minutes

75 minutes

75 minutes

60 minutes

60  minutes

60 minutes

60 minutes

April 16 - April 24, 2018

4 & 5

90 minutes

90 minutes

90 minutes

60 minutes

60  minutes

60 minutes

60 minutes

April 25 -

May 2, 2018

6, 7, 8*

90 minutes

90 minutes

90 minutes

80 minutes

80  minutes

80 minutes

N/A

*Students enrolled in Algebra I will participate in the Algebra I PARCC.  Units are 90 minutes.

 
For more information about the test design, released items, and resources for parents, visit PARCC.  Students can interact with all computer-based item types for all grade levels and subjects using the PARCC Practice Tests and Tutorials
 
An Individual Student Report (ISR) for English Language Arts and Mathematics will be mailed home the following school year.  The PARCC Individual Student Report provides a summary of how a student is progressing toward meeting grade-level expectations and mastering important skills.  The report also indicates a student's areas of strength and areas where he or she may need support.  To view a sample of the full Score Report and a Score Report Guide, visit UnderstandTheScore.org
 
Click the link below for a Slide Presentation of the Spring 2017 Standardized Testing Results.
 
 
NJSLA-S

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All students in Grades 5 and 8 must be administered the New Jersey Student Learning Assessment-Science (NJSLA-S) Spring 2018 field test, which will replace the NJASK Science Assessment in Grade 4 and 8.  The NJSLA-S will be administered on Monday, May 21st and Tuesday, May 22nd in Grade 5, and Wednesday, May 23rd and Thursday, May 24th in Grade 8. Please refer to the chart below for unit testing times.  All units are computer-based.
 

Spring 2018 NJSLA-S Testing Schedule

 

Dates

Grade Level


SCIENCE Day 1


SCIENCE Day 2


May 21 & 22, 2018


5

Unit 1

30 minutes

Unit 3

30 minutes

Unit 2

30 minutes

Unit 4

30 minutes


May 23 &  24, 2018


8

Unit 1

45 minutes

Unit 3

45 minutes

Unit 2

45 minutes

Unit 4

45 minutes

 
For more information, visit the NJSLA-S website.  To view NJSLA-S information guides and practice tests, click on the links below.
ACCESS for ELLs 2.0

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ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 is an English language proficiency assessment administered to Kindergarten through 12th grade students who have been identified as English language learners (ELLs).  The assessment is administered annually to monitor students' progress in acquiring academic English.  The assessment measures each of the four domains of Listening, Reading, Writing, and Speaking.
 
The Hainesport Township School District will participate in the ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 during the testing window of February 20, 2018 to April 13, 2018.  For more information about ACCESS for ELLs 2.0, click here.