Testing

Standardized Testing

NWEA MAP

Fall & Spring

MAP, or the Measure of Academic Progress, is a computerized adaptive test which helps teachers, parents, and administrators improve learning for all studetns and make informed decisions to promote a child’s academic growth.

Kansas State Assessment

Spring

The Kansas Assessment Program, a progam of the Kansas State Board of Education, is mandated by the Kansas State Legislature.  In addition, the English language arts (ELA), mathematics, and science assessments are a part of the federal elementary and secondary education legislature.  The Kansas Assessments are administrated by using the Kansas Interactive Testing Engine® (KITE).

DIBELS

Fall, Winter, & Spring

Dynamic Indicators of Basic Early Literacy Skills® (DIBELS) are a set of procedures and measures for assessing the acquisition of literacy and math skills.  They are designed to be short (one minute) fluency measures used to benchmark, assess, and monitor progress of literacy and math skills in Kindergarten – 8th.  We test our students three times a year, in September, January, and March, using the DIBLES software.