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The New Jersey Department of Education administers the following statewide assessments:
  • PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers)
    Spring 2016 PARCC Testing Schedule (forthcoming) 
  • NJ ASK Science - Grades 4 and 8
  • End of Course Biology Test (as well as a biology performance assessment prompt) 
  • Alternate Proficiency Assessment – APA (for those students with severe cognitive disabilities)
  • Assessing Comprehension and Communication in English State to State for English Language Learners - ACCESS for ELLs™ (for all K-12 limited English proficient students)
In addition, the school district utilizes the following assessments:
  • Stanford 9 (grades 2, 9 and 10)
  • Otis Lennon School Ability Test (grades 3 and 6)
  • Differential Aptitude Test (grade 8)