Below are the dates for the SAT - NO ESSAY test, which is a graduation requirement in the State of Illinois. All current juniors will take this test. Please note: THE WEEKEND SAT DOESNOT COUNT FOR THE GRADUATION REQUIREMENT.
SAT - NO Essay Grade 11*
Primary Test Date WITHOUT the essay: Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Makeup Test Date: Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Accommodated Test Window: April 13-17, 2021
*Current grade 12 students without a valid grade 11 or 12 score or qualifying exemption from any previous ISBE-provided SAT -NO Essay administration will be rostered to take SAT -NO Essay in spring 2021
Students in grade 11 will be taking the Illinois Science Assessment (ISA) in the Spring March 15 - March 23
The ISA aligns with our newIllinois Learning Standards in science. This assessment helps families understand how well students are performing academically and see whether they are on track to succeed in college. The ISA represents Illinois’ commitment to preparing all students for college and careers, including in the high-demand science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields. The assessment also satisfies federal accountability requirements.
ACCESS for ELLs® is the annual English language proficiency test designed to measure English language learners' social and academic proficiency in English for students in grades K-12 . The test will be online for students in grades 1-12. Students will continue to assess social and instructional English, as well as the language associated with language arts, mathematics, science, and social studies, within the school context across the four language domains (listening, speaking, reading and writing). Students in grades 4-12 will take the online version for all four domains.
The ACCESS test dates will be determined by December.