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If you have any questions about standardized tests or surveys - feel free to contact Libby Aos. phone: 612.668.3488 email: Elizabeth.Aos@mpls.k12.mn.us

If you have questions about the PSAT or ACT - feel free to contact Libby Aos or the student's counselor.

Questions about AP and IB Testing should be directed to Washburn's Advanced Academics Coordinator - Aaron Percy.

Information about AP & IB Tests Here

Spring Testing

MAP Testing - Grade 9

 

9th Graders will take the MAP test in their English and Physical Science classes during the month of May.

They will take the READING MAP test in their English classes.

They will take the MATH MAP test in their Physical Science classes.

These are untimed tests that give students an idea of the reading and math progress over the course of the school year. The MAP test scores correlate to ACT scores. Find out more information here: https://community.nwea.org/docs/DOC-1702 .

There will be makeups available.

 

 

MCA Testing

The MCA testig will take place on April 14 and 15 on block schedules.  Students will receive their official score reports at the start of the 2020-2021 schoolyear.

 

ACT-For-All

ACT-For-All has been CANCELED for March 24. Further information will be sent out. 

 

ACT National Dates

There are National Saturday ACT testing dates during the Summer of 2020.  Students will need to register for these dates independently and there is a fee associated with them.  If students have questions about this test and the registration process, it is recommeded they go to the CCC or to their Counselor.  

The dates for the Saturday test are as follows:

April 4 - CANCELED - all registered will have the option to test on June 13

June 13, register by May 8

July 18, register by June 19

 

Concerning Students with Accommodations (IEPs or 504s)

It is recommended students with approved ACT accommodations, register for Saturday test dates early and check in with Mr. Kurtz, Ms. Aamot or Ms. Aos concerning their accommodations being associated with any upcoming test events they have registered for.

Concerning Students with EL Supports

It is recommended students with EL supports register for the Saturday test dates early and check in with Ms. Aos concerning their supports being associated with any upcoming test events they have registered for.

EL supports will expire in July 2020.  Students will need to reapply for EL supports if they plan on taking the ACT in Fall 2020 (September, October, December).  If a student has questions about this, they should see Ms. Grussing or Ms. Aos.

 

 

Parent Right to Refuse Information

Parents have the right to refuse standardized testing.  Please see the attached MDE documents for further information.