Illinois Science Assessment Window FY17 - Grade 5, 8 and High School Biology
March 13 - April 7
April 17 - April 28
Here are the Item Counts and Times for grades 5, 8, and High School.
New State Science Assessment
Illinois and District 186 will administer an online Science assessment to students in grades 5, 8, and those enrolled in high school Biology in compliance with federal testing requirements. The test will be aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards and use an open source technology platform known as TAO. The timeline for testing will be late April through the month of May, with the test taking about two days. Details will be forthcoming from the Illinois State Board of Education.