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.

2020 TEST DATES

Test Administration Window

March 16, 2020 – May 1, 2020


Make-up Testing Only

April 27, 2020 – May 1, 2020

General Summative Assessment Quick Links:

ELA
English Language Arts page

Math
NSCAS Mathematics page

Science
NSCAS Science page

Nebraska
PortalACT Website

Nebraska
PortalNWEA Website

For more information on interim and formative assessment supports, click on the links below.

Interim Assessment
Interim and formative assessmentsSupports

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Updated November 12, 2019 7:52am