K-8 District Test
Coordinator
Bulletin

K-8 District Test
Coordinator
Bulletin

Key Dates

1/2/2020

Fall 2019 Ohio’s State Tests (OST) – Grade 3 English Language Arts 

January 21                          Printed score reports due in district
January 31                          Rescore and verification request window closes in TIDE
 

Spring 2020 Ohio’s State Tests (OST) – Grades 3-8 English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science 

January 28-February 3      On-time order window open in TIDE to request materials
January 28-February 3      Supplemental information task open in TIDE to indicate pick-up dates
January 28                          Score Report Label Request window opens in TIDE to request spring 2020 report labels
 

Spring 2020 Alternate Assessment for Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities (AASCD) 

January 16                     Deadline to enter pre-ID data in order to receive Learning Characteristics Inventory assignments
February 3                          Learning Characteristics Inventory assignments posted in TIDE
February 3                          On-time test materials due in district
February 3-March 25         Additional order window to request paper accommodation materials
February 18-March 27       Spring 2020 AASCD Operational Field Test administration (online and paper)
 

Spring 2020 Ohio English Language Proficiency Assessment (OELPA) 

January 20                          On-time test materials due in district
January 21-March 25         Additional paper test order window open in TIDE
February 3-March 27         OELPA 2020 administration
 

2019-2020 Ohio English Language Proficiency Screener (OELPS) 

July 10, 2020                      Last day for OELPS administration during the 2019-2020 school year
 

Testing Dates 

The 2019-2020 and 2020-2021 testing dates are posted on the Ohio Department of Education website.