2021-2022 Testing Dates

Each school district chooses a consecutive series of school days to administer state tests within specified windows, or periods of time. 

Ohio’s State Tests in English language arts, mathematics, science and social studies

FALL TEST WINDOWS 2021

  • Grade 3 English language arts – Five consecutive school days, including makeups, within the Oct. 18 to Nov. 5 window
  • High school end-of-course tests – Fifteen consecutive school days, including makeups, within the Nov. 29 to Jan. 14, 2022 window with the window for breach being Jan. 24 to Jan. 28, 2022.
Fall 2021OST results for English language arts, mathematics, science and social studies tests will be available to districts in the Centralized Reporting System (CRS) on the following dates:
  • Grade 3 ELA results for online testers will be released Monday, December 13, 2021.  Grade 3 ELA results for paper testers whose document was returned on-time and per procedures will be released Monday, December 20, 2021. Grade 3 ELA results for testers whose document was returned late will be released Thursday, December 30, 2021.
  • Printed family reports for Grade 3 English language arts tests are due in districts on January 24, 2022.
  • High school end-of-course results for online testers for math, science and social studies will be released Monday, February 14, 2022. High school end-of-course results for online testers for ELA will be released Tuesday, February 22, 2022. Results for high school end-of-course  paper testers whose document was returned on-time and per procedures will be released Monday, February 28, 2022. Results for high school end-of-course testers whose document was late or breach will be released Friday, March 4, 2022.
  • Printed family reports for high school end-of-course tests are due in districts on March 28, 2022.

FALL WRITING PILOT TEST WINDOW 2021

The voluntary English language arts writing pilot originally scheduled for fall 2020 has been rescheduled for fall 2021. More information will be available soon. 
  • ​English language arts - Nov. 1 - Nov. 19, 2021

spring TEST WINDOWS 2022

School districts select 15 consecutive school days, including makeups, within each test window.
  • English language arts - March 14, 2022 - April 15, 2022
  • Mathematics, science and social studies - March 28, 2022 - May 6, 2022

SUMMER TEST WINDOWS 2022 (OPTIONAL)

  • Grade 3 English language arts – June 27 – July 1, 2022
  • High school end-of-course tests – June 27 – July 8, 2022

OHIO GRADUATION TESTS

  • During the continuous online testing window (September through June), testers have three opportunities to take any part of the OGT still required. 
  • Testers requiring paper as an approved accommodation have three test opportunities during the September 1, 2021 – June 30, 2022 test window with staggered start times:
    • Opportunity 1    September 1, 2021 - June 30, 2022
    • Opportunity 2    October 18, 2021 – June 30, 2022
    • Opportunity 3    November 22, 2021 - June 30, 2022
Please check with your local district or adult diploma program about opportunities to take the tests. Districts/schools may set their own test windows within the state framework. For details, please look at OGT FAQ
 

Ohio English Language Proficiency Screener

  • August 23, 2021 - June 30, 2022

Ohio English Language Proficiency Assessment

  • Jan. 31 - March 25, 2022

Alternate Assessment for Students with the Most Significant Cognitive Disabilities

  • Feb. 22 - April 15, 2022
 
Note: All information subject to change. 
 

Last Modified: 11/9/2021 12:48:42 PM