DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT ASSESSMENT DATES

2016-2017

CogAT (Cognitive Abilities Test)

August 29-September 20, 2016

ACCESS For ELLs

January 9--February 10, 2017

NAEP (Grades 4 and 8)

(To be done on a sampling basis)

January 30-March 10

Selected Schools

PARCC ELA and Math (Grades 3-9)

April 3-April 28, 2017*

DLM Dynamic Learning Maps (Grades 3-11)

Students with Cognitive Impairments

(Reading/Writing/Math)

April 3-April 28, 2017*

CMAS (Colorado Measures of Academic Success)

Grade 5, 8, and 11  Science

Grade 4 and 7  Social  Studies

(Administered on a sampling basis to one-third of the elementary and middle schools)

April 10-28, 2017

Selected Schools

CoAlt

Students with Cognitive Impairments

Grade 5, 8, and  11 Science

Grade 4  and 7 Social Studies

(Administered on a sampling basis to one-third of the elementary and middle schools)

 April 10-28, 2017

College Preparatory Exam

Grade 10

PSAT :    

April 11, 2017 (Initial testing date)

April 11-14, 2017: Accommodations Testing Window

April 25, 2017: Make-up test date

College Entrance Exam

Grade 11

SAT : 

April 11, 2017 (Initial testing date)

April 11-14, 2017: Accommodations Testing Window

April 17-21, 2017: Accommodations Make-up Testing

April 25, 2017: Make-up test date

MAP (Measures of Academic Progress)

Fall           August 22-October 6, 2016

Winter     December 1, 2016-February 24, 2017

Spring      March 27 - May 19, 2017

READ Act Interims

Fall            August 15-26, 2016

Winter     December 1-15, 2016

Spring       April 24-May 5, 2017

School Readiness-TS GOLD

August 8-October 7, 2016

*Application to request an earlier testing window submitted to CDE in the Fall of 2016.