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2018-2019 MSA Testing Schedule

Minnesota State Academies (MSA) Testing Schedule:

September 2018

8/27-8/30

Star Reading Assessment (MSAD only)


October 2018

10/1/18-10/5/18

NWEA (MSAD only)

 

MARCH 2019

3/4/19

MCA Reading Grades 3–8, 10 and Mathematics Grades 3–8, 11 Online Begins

MCA Science Grades 5, 8, and High School Online Begins

MTAS Reading, Mathematics, and Science Begins


APRIL-MAY 2019

3-12 NWEA (MSAD only)


5/3/19

MCA Reading Grades 3–8, 10 and Mathematics Grades 3–8, 11 Online Ends

MTAS Reading, Mathematics, and Science Ends


5/10/19

MCA Science Grades 5, 8, and High School Online Ends


ASLAI - PreK-12th (MSAD Only)


Timeline for disseminating results:

Student Results released to district on August 1 from the Minnesota State Department of Education.

Student Results will be mailed mid- August to mid-September upon receipt of results from the Minnesota Department of Education.


Estimated Test Administration Times for the Minnesota State Academy for the Blind (MSAB) and the Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf (MSAD)

Star Reading Assessment (MSAD Only):


NWEA (MSAD Only):

3 hours per session at 2 times per year (Total = 6 hours)

Estimated Test Administration Times for Reading MCA (MSAB and MSAD):

 

Grade and Test

Total Test Administration

3-5 Reading MCA

2.5 - 3.5 hours or time as determined by IEP Team

6-8 Reading MCA

2.5 - 3.5 hours or time as determined by IEP Team

10 Reading MCA

2 - 3 hours or time as determined by IEP Team