2020-2021 State & District Testing Schedule

The following testing schedule is required by Statute. The dates indicated for Statewide Assessments (ACCESS and MCA) are neither final nor definitive. This schedule will be updated and amended based on legislative changes or executive orders as MPS receives more information from the MN Department of Education Statewide Student Assessment and Data Analytics team  If you have any concerns about our school testing schedule and/or Statewide Assessments, please contact MPS District Assessment Coordinator, Virginie Sanchez, at Virginie.Sanchez@mpls.k12.mn.us.

 

Test

Domain/Subject

Grade

Dates

ACCESS

Listening

K-8

February 1-5

ACCESS

Reading

K-8

February 8-12

ACCESS

Writing

K-8

February 15-19

ACCESS

Speaking

K-8

February 22-26

ACCESS

Alternate ACCESS

K-12

January 25 – March 19

 

 

 

Makeups as needed

MCA

Reading

3-5

March 8-12

MCA

Math

3-5

April 12-16

MCA

Science

5

April 26-30

MCA

Reading

6-8

March 15-19

MCA

Math

6-8

April 19-23

MCA

Science

8

April 26-30

MCA

MTAS

3-8

April 12-30

 

 

 

Makeups as needed