K-8 District Test
Coordinator
Bulletin

K-8 District Test
Coordinator
Bulletin

Key Dates

7/30/2018

English Language Proficiency Screener 2018-2019

July 26                                 Test Administration Manual posted on TIDE
August 1                              Screener posted
September 30                    Transition period for SSID ends
October 1                            All districts use the OELPS
 

Summer 2018 Ohio’s State Tests (OST) – Grade 3 English Language Arts

August 21                            Results posted in ORS for students who tested online
August 21-October 4         Rescore and verification window open in TIDE
August 27                            Results posted in ORS for students who tested using paper
September 19                    Family Reports due in district
 

Early Learning Assessments

August 2                              Webinar for school and district administrators
August 3                              Data Manager/District Administration Training Webinar
November 1                       2018 administration window closed
 

Fall 2018 Ohio’s State Tests (OST) – Grade 3 English Language Arts

August 21-November 2     Pre-ID window to register all students
August 21-27                      On-time order window and Pre-ID window open in TIDE
August 21-27                      Supplemental information task open in TIDE
October 15                         Paper test materials due in district
October 15-31                    Additional order window open in TIDE to order paper tests
October 22-November 2   OST fall 2018 Grade 3 English language arts administration
November 2                       Deadline to request grade 3 fall 2018 score report labels in TIDE