K-8 District Test
Coordinator
Bulletin

K-8 District Test
Coordinator
Bulletin

Key Dates

11/7/2017

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

Oct. 6-Nov. 1        Additional order window
Nov. 3                    Online and paper grade 3 English language arts test administration closes
Nov. 3                    Last day to pre-identify students participating online or on paper
Dec. 18                  Downloadable results and interactive data files posted in ORS
Jan. 22                   Printed score reports due in district
 

Fall 2017 Kindergarten Readiness Assessment

June-Oct.               State Support Team (SST) and District KRA trainers provide KRA teacher training
 

Spring 2018 Ohio English Language Proficiency Assessment (OELPA)

Nov. 13-17                On-time order window open in TIDE
Nov. 17                      Deadline to pre-ID students in TIDE to receive pre-printed Pre-ID labels
Jan. 22                       On-time paper test materials and pre-printed Pre-ID labels due in district
Jan. 22-Mar. 26       Additional order window
Feb. 5-Mar. 30         OELPA spring 2018 administration
May 14                      Results posted to ORS
 

Spring 2018 Alternate Assessment for Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities (AASCD)

Nov. 14-29            AASCD on-time order window is open in TIDE
Jan. 31                   Deadline for submitting student pre-ID data in order to receive second rater assignments in advance of AASCD testing window
Feb. 20-Apr. 13    Spring 2018 AASCD administration
 

Spring 2018 Ohio’s State Tests (OST) – Grades 3-8

Jan. 30-Feb. 5           On-time order window and Pre-ID window to receive pre-printed Pre-ID Labels open in TIDE
Jan. 30-Feb. 5           Supplemental Information task open in TIDE to indicate pick-up date
Jan. 30-Apr. 27        Pre-ID window to register all students for English language arts tests in TIDE
Jan. 30-May 11        Pre-ID window to register all students for mathematics, science and social studies tests in TIDE
Mar. 19                     Paper test materials due in district for all tests
Mar. 19                     Additional order window opens in TIDE for paper testers – all tests
Mar. 26-Apr. 27       OST spring 2018 administration – English language arts tests
Apr. 2-May 11          OST spring 2018 administration – mathematics, science and social studies tests
Apr. 25                       Additional order window for paper testers closes in TIDE – English language arts
May 9                        Additional order window for paper testers closes – mathematics, science and social studies