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NJSLA (New Jersey Student Learning Assessment) - English Language Arts (ELA), Mathematics (M), and Science (S)

  • FALL START STRONG TEST WINDOW [ELA & Math:  Grades 4th - 8th; 9th & 10th ELA, Algebra I & II; Geometry; Science:  Grades 6th, 9th, & 12th]

    • September 19 through September 30, 2022

    SPRING TEST WINDOW [ELA & Math:  Grades 3rd - 8th; 9th ELA, Algebra I & II; Geometry; Science:  Grades 5th, 8th, & 11th]

    • May 1 through May 26, 2023

    SUMMER TEST WINDOW [ELA 9th Grade, Algebra I, II & Geometry]

    • July 24 through August 4, 2023

    The New Jersey Student Learning Assessment (NJSLA) is a state-mandated assessment for all students taking English Language Arts [Grades 3-9] and Mathematics General Course [Grades 3-8] or Algebra I enrolled in a NJ Public School.

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NJGPA (New Jersey Graduation Proficiency Assessment)


    • March 13 through March 17, 2023


    • July 24 through July 28, 2023


    New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) updated the high school graduation assessment requirements in both English language arts (ELA) and mathematics for the classes of 2023–2025.  adopted by the New Jersey State Board of Education on September 8, 2021.

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Alternate Assessment - DLM (Dynamic Learning Maps)

  • DLM (Dynamic Learning Maps) WINDOW - English Language Arts and Mathematics:  GRADES 3 - 8 & 11, and Science: GRADES 5, 8, & 11

    • April 3 through May 26, 2023

    DLM assessments offer students with severe cognitive disabilities a way to show what they know and can do in English Language Arts, Mathematics, and Science.