K-8 District Test
Coordinator
Bulletin

K-8 District Test
Coordinator
Bulletin

Key Dates

5/31/2017

Spring 2017 Ohio’s State Tests – Grades 3 - 8

Jun. 15                     Downloadable data files posted in Online Reporting System (ORS) for grade 3 English language arts
Jun.15-Jul. 31          Rescore and verification window in TIDE – grade 3 English language arts
Jun. 27                     Downloadable data files posted in ORS for remaining tests
Jun. 27                      Interactive data posted in ORS for remaining tests
Jun. 27-Aug.11        Rescore and verification window open in TIDE - grades 4-8 English language arts and grades 3-8 mathematics, science and social studies tests
Jul. 5                         Breach downloadable data files posted in ORS       
Jul. 17                       Grade 3 English language arts printed score reports due in district
Jul. 26                       Printed score reports due in district for remaining tests 
 

Ohio English Language Proficiency Assessment (OELPA) 

Jun. 9                        Printed Family Reports due in districts
Jun. 28                     2017 Screener Pilot window closes
 

Spring 2017 Alternate Assessment for Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities (AASCD)

Jun. 9                        Printed score reports due in district
 

Summer 2017 Ohio’s State Tests - Grade 3 English Language Arts

Jul. 3                         On-time paper test materials and pre-printed Pre-ID labels due in district
Jul. 3-12                   Additional order window
Jul. 10-14                 Online and paper Grade 3 English language arts test window
Jul. 14                       Last day to pre-identify students participating online or on paper
Aug. 28                     Downloadable data files posted in ORS for grade 3 English language arts 
Aug. 28                     Interactive data posted in ORS 
Sep. 21                      Printed score reports due in district for grade 3 English language arts
Aug. 28-Oct. 12       Rescore and verification window will be open in TIDE 
 

Fall 2017 Kindergarten Readiness Assessment 

June-Oct.             State Support Team (SST) and District KRA Trainers provide KRA Teacher Training
Jul. 7                     Deadline to update Assessment Data Manager – Preschool and Kindergarten role in the Ohio Educational Directory System (OEDS)
Jul. 7-16               The Kready online system (http://ohio.kready.org) unavailable due to server and system maintenance
Aug. 1                   Ready for Kindergarten (KReady) online system opens for KRA 2017 administration