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Parent Notification of Standardized Assessment


Parental Notification of Standardized Assessment



Assessment Subject Area & Grade Levels

Range of Administration & Duration


Resources: Access to Sample Questions and Answers & Results


PARCC Grades 3-8 & High School:



Administration Range: March 27, 2017 – May 19, 2017


Total Testing Time Allotted: 8.25 – 9.7 hours

State Required Assessment

PARCC: tice-tests/

State: on/assessment/parcc/scores/

NJ ASK Science Grades 4 & 8 Science


Administration Date: May 31, 2017


Make-Up Date: June 7, 2017


Total Testing Time Allotted: 4th grade: 75 minutes

8th grade: 120 minutes


State Required Assessment



State: on/assessment/njask/

NJBCT Science High School Science


Administration Days: May 31, 2017-June 1, 2017


Make-Up Days: June 7, 2017 - June 8, 2017


Total Testing Time Allotted: 1 hour 45 minutes each day


State Required Assessment



State: on/assessment/hs/njbct.shtml

ACCESS for ELLs 2.0

Grades K-12

English Language Proficiency Assessment


Administration Range: February 20, 2017 – April 14, 2017


Total Testing Time Allotted: Guidelines as per student’s identified individual needs


State Required Assessment: For students who are identified as English Language Learners (ELLs)


WiDA (ACCESS for ELLs): 





If a student is permitted extra time or any other accommodations by their IEP, parent/guardians should contact their guidance department or special services for additional details on the specific accommodations and accessibility options.

State Resource for Testing Accommodations: