Standardized Testing

Standardized Testing


Click on the link to review the "MTES 2022-2023 Testing Schedule (Parent Notification Document)"


New Jersey Student Learning Assessment-ELA (NJSLA-ELA) and New Jersey Student Learning Assessment-Mathematics (NJSLA-M) Programs

MTES Grades 3 & 4 (SPRING 2023)

The New Jersey Student Learning Assessments for English Language Arts/Literacy (NJSLA-ELA) and for Mathematics (NJSLA-M) measures the extent to which students are, or on track to being college or career ready in each of the two respective areas. The test in English Language Arts/Literacy assesses student proficiency in reading and comprehending a range of grade appropriate material independently. It also provides a measure of how effectively a student writes when using and/or analyzing sources. The test in Mathematics measures student competencies in the major and additional/supporting content in mathematics for grade or course, as well as student grade-appropriate mathematical reasoning and modeling skills. Additional information for the assessments in the above areas can be found on the Office of Assessments website.       


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The Cognitive Abilities TestTM
(CogAT®) Form 8

(Winter 2023)

Gr. 2 Only

The Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT) Form 8 is a multiple-choice K-12 assessment that measures reasoning skills with different types of verbal, quantitative, and nonverbal questions. The CogAT consists of a verbal battery, quantitative battery, and nonverbal battery. The assessment used as a screening tool for identification for our G&T Quest program and support programs.