2023-2024 Testing Dates

Click on the testing program below for information about test windows and dates.
Ohio State Tests in English language arts, mathematics, science and social studies (OSTs)|Ohio English Language Proficiency Screener (OELPS)|Ohio English Language Proficiency Assessment (OELPA)|Alternate Ohio English Language Proficiency Assessment (Alt-OELPA) | Alternate Assessment for Students with Significant Cognitive Disabilities (AASCD)

The Ohio Graduation Tests (OGT) are no longer offered. Adult testers can reference the Supplemental Adult Tester Windows below and visit the Ohio Graduation Tests page for information on adult testing options.
 
*Please note that all information on this page is subject to change.

Ohio’s State Tests in English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies (OST)

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

FALL 2023 Test Administration windows

Test Dates
  • Fall Grade 3 English language arts: Oct. 16-Nov. 3, 2023
    • Five consecutive school days, including makeup
  • Printed family reports for Grade 3 English language arts are due in districts on January 22, 2024.
  • Results available for Districts
    • Online                December 4, 2023
    • Paper                  December 18, 2023
    • Late                     December 28, 2023
  • Fall high school end-of-course: Nov. 27, 2023-Jan. 12, 2024
    • 15 consecutive school days, including makeups
  • Results available for Districts
    • Online Math/Science/Social Studies                        January 17, 2024
    • Onine ELA                                                                              February 12, 2024
    • Paper ELA/Math/Science/Social Studies                 February 26, 2024
    • Late and breach                                                                  March 4, 2024
  • Printed family reports for fall high school end-of-course tests are due in districts on March 25, 2024.

Spring 2024 Test Administration Windows

  • Spring English language arts: March 25-April 26, 2024
    • 15 consecutive school days, including makeups
  • Spring math/science/social studies: April 1-May 10, 2024
    • 15 consecutive school days, including makeups
  • Results available for Districts
    • Online Math/Science/Social Studies                      May 14, 2024
    • Online ELA                                                                          May 20, 2024
    • Paper Grade 3 ELA                                                          June 14, 2024
    • Paper ELA/Math/Science/Social Studies              June 24, 2024
    • Late and breach                                                               July 1, 2024
  • Family notification

Summer 2024 Test Administration Windows

  • Summer Grade 3 English language arts: June 24-28, 2024
  • Results available for Districts
    • Online             August 2, 2024
    • Paper               August 9, 2024
    • Late                  August 20, 2024
  • Summer high school end-of-course: June 24-July 5, 2024 
  • Results available for Districts
    • Math/Science/Social Studies                     July 11, 2024
    • English language arts                                    August 13, 2024

Supplemental Adult Tester Windows

Adult Diploma Programs/Returning Adults for testing only
Test Dates
  • Fall end-of-course: Oct. 23-Nov. 17, 2023
  • Winter end-of-course: Feb. 5-March 1, 2024
Results available for Districts
  • Math, science, social studies: immediate
  • ELA II: April 1, 2024

Dropout Prevention and Recovery OST Extended Windows

Test Dates
  • Fall end-of-course (online and paper): Nov. 27, 2023-Feb. 9, 2024
  • Spring end-of-course (online): March 4-May 10, 2024
  • Spring end-of-course (paper): March 18-May 24, 2024
Results available for Districts
  • Math, science, social studies: immediate
  • ELA II: Feb. 12, 2024
    • If selected for handscoring (no results on Feb. 12): March 4, 2024

Ohio English Language Proficiency Screener (OELPS)

  • Aug. 2, 2023-June 30, 2024

Ohio English Language Proficiency Assessment (OELPA)

  • Jan. 29-March 22, 2024

Alternate Ohio English Language Proficiency Assessment (Alt-OELPA)

  • Jan. 29-March 22, 2024 

Alternate Assessment for Students with the Most Significant Cognitive Disabilities (AASCD)

  • Feb. 26-April 19, 2024

Last Modified: 2/22/2024 11:13:15 AM