Moore County's Assessment Calendar page

Assessment Calendar

<google-sheets-html-origin style="font-size: medium;"></google-sheets-html-origin>
Printable link for MCS staff
MOORE COUNTY SCHOOLS
Revised: 2/22/2021 (all dates subject to change)
REQUIRED BY/Dept Responsible TEST DATE/WINDOW TEST TARGET GROUP
DISTRICT/C&I August 24-28, 2020 4th grade diagnostic reading assessment via STAR Students in grade 4 by the 10th day of school year (can be done remotely)
NCDPI/PAR August 17 – September 14, 2020 Beginning-of-Grade 3 (BOG3) Reading Test (online) By the 20th day of the student's in person instruction (A days 8/17-10/20; B days 8/20-10/23; remote students are expected upon return to face to face)
DISTRICT/C&I September 9-29, 2020 mClass BOY K-3 formative assessment
NCDPI/PAR/C&I September 14-October 2, 2020 Back to School Resource Tool - Passport for Learning - Reading & Math (online) Students in Grades 4-8 & NC Math 1. A resource intended to provide teachers with formative data to help guide student understanding of the previous grade level content. (Formative test can be done remotely via NCTest/Chromebook)
DISTRICT/C&I August 17- September 30, 2020 STAR Assessment - BOY K-8
NCDPI/C&I various dates W-APT and WIDA™ Screener (online) K–12 students identified as language minority students through the Home Language Survey within first 45 days of enrollment
DISTRICT/EC TBD BOY Unique Core Assessments K-12 Extended Content Students, K-12
DISTRICT/EC TBD BOY CORE Reading Assessments 4-8 EC Students receiving Reading Services 4-8
DISTRICT/EC TBD BOY Number Knowledge Test, K-5 EC Students receiving Math Services K-5
NCDPI/PAR Fall 2020: September 17–October 14 Credit by Demonstrated Mastery (CDM) Phase 1 Assessments (online) Qualifying Students (EOC courses)
DISTRICT/C&I September 1-29, 2020 RtA Benchmark BOY (online) ALL K-3 students
DISTRICT/C&I March 18-April 1, 2021 CogAT Cognitive Abilities Test (online) Students in Grade 2, 3 and 6
NCDPI/PAR local option via C&I October 19-30, 2020 NC Check-In 1 (Science ONLY) (online)

Science at grade 5 & 8 (Formative test can be done remotely via NCTest/Chromebook)
NCDPI/PAR October 26-30, 2020 Read to Achieve Test for Grade 3 Fall 2020: Schools offering a 3/4 transition class may make a local decision to administer test by 11/1/2020
NCDPI/PAR February 15-May 6, 2021 - PreACT® (Grade 10) (paper/pencil)
- College and Career Readiness Alternate Assessment (CCRAA) at Grade 10 (online)
All students enrolled in grade 10
NCDPI/PAR Fall 2020: November 16–December 15 WorkKeys Testing Window (online) Seniors who are CTE Concentrators
NCDPI/PAR ACT Fall 2020 Makeup Test Date Options Options - Standard Test Date-Tuesday, September 22, 2020
--Accommodations Window: September 22–October 2, 2020*
OR
Standard Test Date-Tuesday, October 6, 2020
--Accommodations Window: October 6–October 12, 2020*
OR
Standard Test Date-Tuesday, October 20, 2020
--Accommodations Window: October 20–October 26, 2020 (this includes Extend1 @ grade 11 makeups*
*weekdays only
Note: The fall ACT makeup test dates are only available for makeup testing of students who were not tested on February 25, 2020.
NCDPI/PAR local option via C&I November 9-20, 2020 NC Check-In #1 (online)

NC Math 1 (Formative test can be done remotely via NCTest/Chromebook)

Year-Long courses - THIS IS AN OPTIONAL TEST ADMINISTRATION FOR MIDDLE SCHOOLS
NCDPI/PAR local option via C&I November 9-20, 2020 NC Check-In #2 (online)

NC Math 1 (Formative test can be done remotely via NCTest/Chromebook)

Block 1 (Fall Semester) THIS IS AN OPTIONAL TEST ADMINISTRATION FOR HIGH SCHOOLS
DISTRICT/C&I December 1, 2020 - January 15, 2021 STAR Assessment - MOY Students in grades K-8
DISTRICT/C&I December 3 -17, 2020 K-2 Math Assessment Students in grades K-2
DISTRICT/EC TBD MOY Unique Core Assessments K-12 Extended Content Students, K-12
DISTRICT/EC TBD MOY CORE Reading Assessments 4-8 EC Students receiving Reading Services 4-8
DISTRICT/EC TBD MOY Number Knowledge Test, K-5 EC Students receiving Math Services K-5
NCDPI/CTE December 14-18, 2020 CTE Post Assessments High Schools Students enrolled in appropriate CTE course codes fall semester (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/PAR December 14-18, 2020 End-of-Course (EOC) Assessments—Biology, English II, Math I, and Math 3 (online) Students enrolled in appropriate EOC course codes fall semester - must be tested in person
----------End of First Semester--------
NCDPI/C&I/PAR various dates W-APT and WIDA™ Screener (online) K–12 students identified as language minority students through the Home Language Survey within first 30 days of enrollment
DISTRICT/C&I TBD (January) RtA Benchmark MOY ALL K-3 students
DISTRICT/C&I January 4, February 1, 2021 mClass MOY K-3 formative assessment
NCDPI/PAR local option via C&I February 23-March 5, 2021 NC Check-In 1 (online)

NC Math 1 (Formative test can be done remotely via NCTest/Chromebook) OPTIONAL

Block 2 (Spring Semester)
NCDPI/PAR local option via C&I Local window TBD within Apr-May state window NC Check-In 2 (online)

NC Math 1 (Formative test can be done remotely via NCTest/Chromebook) OPTIONAL

Block 2 (Spring Semester)
NCDPI/PAR local option via C&I January 25 – February 5, 2021 NC Check-In 2 (online)

Reading at Grades 3–8 (grade 3 optional), Mathematics at Grades 3–8, Science at Grades 5 & 8 (Formative test can be done remotely via NCTest/Chromebook)
NCDPI/PAR local option via C&I March 22 –April 1, 2021 NC Check-In 2 (online)

NC Math 1 (Year-long course) (Formative test can be done remotely via NCTest/Chromebook)
NCDPI/PAR February 22–April 23, 2021 ACCESS for ELLs 2.0 & Alternate ACCESS for ELLs (online) All currently identified LEP students in grades K-12 (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/PAR Spring 2021: February 15–March 12 Credit by Demonstrated Mastery (CDM) Phase 1 Assessments (online) Qualifying Students (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/CTE TBD CTE Post Assessments High Schools Students enrolled in appropriate CTE course codes (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/PAR ACT Spring 2021 The ACT Taken on Paper

• Test Window 1: February 23, 2021; Test Accommodations Window 1: February 23-26, 2021 and March 1-5, 2021

• Test Window 2: March 9, 2021; Test Accommodations Window 2: March 9-12, 2021 and March 15-19, 2021

• Test Window 3: March 23, 2021; Test Accommodations Window 3: March 23-26, 2021 and March 29, 2021- April 2, 2021

All students currently enrolled in grade 11 (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/PAR College and Career Readiness Alternate Assessment (CCRAA) and NCEXTEND1 Alternate Assessment at Grade 11 • Window 1: February 23-26, 2021 and March 1-5, 2021

• Window 2: March 9-12, 2021 and March 15-19, 2021

• Window 3: March 23-26, 2021 and March 29, 2021- April 2, 2021

All students currently enrolled in grade 11 with appropriate documentation in their IEP for CCRA or Extend 1 testing (must be tested in person)
DISTRICT/C&I March 18-April 1, 2021 CogAT Cognitive Abilities Test (online) Students in Grade 2, 3 and 6
NCDPI/PAR local option via C&I March 15 – 26, 2021 NC Check-In 3 (online) Reading at Grades 3–8, Mathematics at Grades 3–8, Science at Grades 5 & 8 (Formative test can be done remotely via NCTest/Chromebook)
NCDPI/PAR Spring 2021: February 16–May 28, 2021 WorkKeys Testing Window (online) Seniors who are CTE Concentrators (must be tested in person)
DISTRICT/C&I TBD (May) RtA Benchmark EOY ALL K-3 students
DISTRICT/EC TBD EOY Unique Core Assessments K-12 Extended Content Students, K-12
DISTRICT/EC TBD EOY CORE Reading Assessments 4-8 EC Students receiving Reading Services 4-8
DISTRICT/EC TBD EOY Number Knowledge Test, K-5 EC Students receiving Math Services K-5
DISTRICT/C&I April 15-May 31, 2021 STAR Assessment EOY Students in grades K-8
DISTRICT/C&I May 3-28, 2020 mClass EOY K-3 formative assessment
DISTRICT/C&I May 10 - 21 K-2 Math Assessment Students in grades K-2
NCDPI/PAR May 19, 2020 – June 2, 2021 NCEXTEND1 Alternate Assessment—English Language Arts/Reading, Mathematics Grades 3–8, Science Grades 5 and 8; Biology, English II, and Math I EOCs (online) Students on Extended Content Standards (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/PAR May 19, 2020 – June 2, 2021 End-of-Grade (EOG) Reading and Mathematics Grades 3–8, and Science Grades 5 and 8 (online 4 and up) Students in grades 3 - 8 (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/PAR May 19, 2020 – June 2, 2021 Grade 3 EOG Reading Retest Students who have not yet passed RTA requirements after initial EOG ELA assessment (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/PAR May 19, 2020 – June 2, 2021 6-8 EOC NC Math I (online) Middle school students completing NC Math I (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/PAR May 19, 2020 – June 2, 2021 High School EOC Assessments (year-long courses only) (online) High school students enrolled in appropriate EOC course codes (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/CTE May 26, 2020 – June 2, 2021 CTE Post Assessments High Schools Students enrolled in appropriate CTE course codes (must be tested in person)
NCDPI/PAR May 26, 2020 – June 2, 2021 High School EOC Assessments - (4x4/semester courses) (online) High school students enrolled in appropriate EOC course codes (must be tested in person)
---------END OF SECOND SEMESTER TESTING--------
  • Moore County Schools
  • 5277 Hwy. 15-501 South, Carthage, NC28327
  • 910-947-2976
  • 910-947-3011
Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2021 Intrado Corporation. All rights reserved.