2018-2019 Testing Calendar

Kasson-Mantorville Public Schools

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ACCESS & Alternate ACCESS for ELLs:

TESTING WINDOW:  January 28 - March 22

College Entrance Exams:

Purpose is to provide Minnesota graduates information related to career and college readiness

Formative Assessment System for Teachers (FAST)

September 7-28, 2017

January 2-31 , 2018

May 1-31, 2018

September 7-28, 2017

January 2-31 , 2018

May 1-31, 2018

Fountas and Pinnell Benchmarking

Kindergarten - Dec., Jan., May

First & Second Grade - Sept., Jan., May

Third & Fourth Grade - Sept., May


Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCA-III):

Reading (TESTING WINDOW:  March 4 - May 3)

Elementary School:  April 1st - 12th  

Middle School: 

Grade 10:  April 22 - May 3


Math (TESTING WINDOW:  March 4 - May 3)

Elementary School:  April 15th - 26th

Middle School:

Grade 11: April 1- April 12

Science (TESTING WINDOW:  March 4 - May 10)

Middle School:  Grade 5-8: April 15-18 

Grade 10: May 6 - May 10   

Minnesota Test of Academic Skills (MTAS):

TESTING WINDOW:  March 4 - May 3

Subject and Test

Estimated Time

Reading MTAS

45–90 minutes

Mathematics MTAS

30­–60 minutes

Science MTAS

30­–60 minutes

Parent/Guardian Guide to Statewide Testing & Refusal for Student Participation in Statewide Assessments 

Guía para padres/tutores acerca de las pruebas estatales & Negativa del padre/tutor ala participación del estudiante en las evaluaciones estatales