SPRING MAP AND TRC ASSESSMENTS

The End of Year (EOY) window for TRC (Kindergarten through 2nd Grade) is currently open. TRC assessments are administered to each individual student in Kindergarten through 2nd Grade at the beginning, middle and end of the year to measure their growth in fluency and comprehension. The window for TRC testing closes on June 15th.

The NWEA MAP assessment is administered to all students in grades 2 through 8 in the Spring. The testing window for the end of year MAP assessment opens next week and runs through June 15th. CPS has announced that NWEA MAP assessment data will be used during the 2018-2019 school year for selective enrollment and promotion criteria. The assessment will also continue to be used as part of teacher evaluations and School Quality Rating Policy (CPS’ school report card) in the coming school year.

Students will be testing across an entire grade level at the same time.

Students will special accommodations may be tested during non-grade level times. Please note teacher schedules may be subject to change as a result of MAP testing.

Please see below for this week and next week’s MAP testing schedule:

  • Wednesday, May 23rd: 3rd Math (8:30-10:30)
  • Thursday, May 24th: 6th ELA (9:00-11:00)
  • Friday, May 25th: 6th Math (9:00-11:00)
  • Tuesday, May 29th, 2nd ELA (8:45-10:45)
  • Wednesday, May 30th, 2nd Math (8:45-10:45)
  • Thursday, May 31st, 5th ELA (10:00-12:00)
  • Friday, June 1st, 5th Math (10:00-12:00)

*make-ups testing will take place in the library every WednesdayThursday and Friday from 8:00-11:00.