Testing Information

NJSLA NJSLA Science
 
Please be aware that the PARCC has been changed to the New Jersey Student Learning Assessment. For more information please visit the site below.
 
 
Assessment Information for 2022-2023

Assessment Name

Subject Area

Grade Level Tested

Information about Available Accommodations and Accessibility Features

Number of Testing Administrations in District

Testing Mode

Testing Time Allotted per Student

Testing Window

Results Available

Information for Parents/Guardians Regarding the Assessment

NJ Start Strong Assessment

ELA, Math, and Science

4th-8th

6th (Science Only)

Available upon

    request

 

1

Computer-based with paper-based options for students with disabilities

60 minutes

October 11th & October 12th

TBD

NJ Start Strong Assessment

NJSLA ELA/Math Spring Administration

ELA and Math

Grades 3-8

Available upon

    request

 

 

1

Computer-based with paper-based options for students with disabilities

Grade 3 ELA: Two 75-minute units for a total of two and a half hours.

 

Grades 4-9 ELA: Two 90-minute units for a total of three hours.

 

Grades 3-8 Math: Three 60-minute units for a total of three hours.

 

Grade 8 Algebra I: Two 90-minute units for a total of three hours.

TBD

TBD

For more information please visit the Office of Assessments webpage

PSAT

ELA and

Math

 

 

 

8

Available upon

    request

 

1

Computer-based with paper-based for students with disabilities

95 min (ELA)

 

70 min (Math)

 December 14th

TBD

http://www.collegeboard.org

NJSLA Science Administration

Science

Grades 5 and 8

Available upon

    request

 

1

Computer-based with paper-based options for students with disabilities

For grades 5 and 8: Four 45-minute units for a total of three hours.

TBD

TBD

For more information please visit the Office of Assessments webpage

IMPORTANT DATES FOR 22-23 NJ START STRONG ASSESSMENT
 
Subject Grades Testing Date Duration
Math 4th - 8th Tuesday, October 11, 2022 60 minutes
ELA 4th - 8th Tuesday, October 11, 2022 60 minutes
Science 6th ONLY Wednesday, October 12, 2022 60 minutes
 
Do you know what the Start Strong Assessment is all about? Please take a look at some important information provided by the NJDOE for parents about this assessment below:
IMPORTANT DATES FOR 22-23 NJSLA Testing
(tentative, subject to change)
 
Date Grades Testing Subject Area
TBD 3, 4, 5 ELA/Math
TBD 6, 7, 8  ELA
TBD 6, 7, 8 ELA/Math/Algebra I
TBD 5, 8 Science
TBD 3-8 Makeups