The following information provides students and parents with updates about state assessments and protocols established by the state and district to implement the assessments.Chapter 4 of the Pennsylvania School Code requires the development of rigorous academic standards and assessments, applicable only to the public schools in this Commonwealth, to facilitate the improvement of student achievement and to provide parents and communities a measure by which school performance can be determined.
The provisions of Chapter 4 require the state to develop assessments to that determine student proficiency in the Academic Standards for English Language Arts, Mathematics, Science and Technology. The tables below outline the assessments for grade levels (PSSAs) and assessments upon specific course completion (Keystones).Keystone
Hempfield High School Algebra 1, Biology & Literature January 8-22, 2018 Centerville Middle School Algebra 1 May 14-25, 2018 Landisville Middle School Algebra 1 May 14-25, 2018PSSA ELA: Grades 3-8
Monday, April 9, 2018 through Friday, April 13, 2018
Math: Grades 3-8
Monday, April 16, 2018 through Friday, April 20, 2018
Science: Grades 4 & 8
Monday, April 23, 2018 and Friday, April 27, 2018
Monday, April 30, 2018 and Friday, May 4, 2018
Winter 2018 Keystone Information
Spring 2018 PSSA InformationInformation coming March 2018.
Spring 2018 Keystone InformationInformation coming April 2018.