NSCAS General Summative Assessment
Measures student performance against NE content area standards, showing how learning compares to expectations. ELA and Math for grades 3-8 is a computer-adaptive assessment. Science assessment grades 5 & 8. General Summative Assessments are administered by Northwest Evaluation Association(NWEA). ACT General Assessment for high school third year cohorts. These students are typically juniors.
An alternate exam is available for students who qualify as having significant cognitive disabilities. Please click on the link for the alternate assessment page.
Test Administration Window
March 18, 2019 – May 3, 2019
Make-up Testing Only
April 29, 2019 – May 3, 2019
General Summative Assessment Quick Links:
For more information on interim and formative assessment supports, click on the links below.
NSCAS General Documents
NSCAS General Training
NSCAS General Technology