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    Statewide Assessment Information

    The following information has been updated for the 2020-2021 school year. If you have any questions regarding Statewide Assessments, call 610-769-4111 x1069 or contact either:
    Gloria Bowman email: Gloria Bowman or Karen Newton email: Karen Newton.
     
     
     

    PSSA Testing Window 2020-2021:

    Assessment

    Dates

    Grade(s)

    English Language Arts

    April 19 - 23, 2021

    Grades 3-8

    Mathematics, Science and Make-ups

    April 26 -30, 2021

    Grades 3-8

    *Optional Additional Math, Science and makeups*

    May 3 - 7, 2021

    Grades 3-8

     
     

    Announcements and Communication

    For the 20-21 school year, the Bureau of Special Education (BSE) announced Dynamic Learning Maps (DLM) Alternate Assessment System Consortium at the University of Kansas as the new alternate assessment vendor. To learn more about the PASA DLM, go to https://dynamiclearningmaps.org/pennsylvania.

    The PASA: Answers to Questions Frequently Asked by Families is a resource intended for families and educational teams to assist in understanding information specific to the Pennsylvania Alternate System of Assessment.  This resource has been updated for the 2020-21 school year and replaces the previously released PASA Parent Guide.

    Click here for PASA Family Guide

     

    PASA Dates for 2020-2021:

    ​Activity

    ​Date

    ​Enrollment

    ​October 19, 2020 - December 11, 2020

    Test Administrator Training

    October 12, 2020 - February 19, 2021

    Testing Window (ALL Content Areas)

    ​March 8 - May 7, 2021

     

     

    TESTING WINDOW FOR THE KEYSTONE EXAMS 2020-2021:

    Time of Year

    Date

    Winter

    December 1, 2020 - March 31, 2021

       

    Spring

    May 17 - 28, 2021