Cognitive Abilities Test (CogAT)
Grades: 2, 5 & 8
Measures students' learned reasoning abilities in the three areas most linked to academic success in school: Verbal, Quantitative and Nonverbal.
Duration: 90 minutes; 3 - 30 minute sessions (ONLINE Only)
District English-Language Arts Assessment
Grades: K - 8
Measures growth over time for students in Reading and Writing.
Duration: Up to 2 hours
Illuminate - Reading and Math
Grades: 2 - 8
District 8 will use the Illuminate/KDS comprehensive pre and post assessment to determine students' initial level of content mastery as well as their growth towards content mastery throughout the year. The assessment is just one part of a full body evidence in determining students' progress towards content mastery.
Duration: (2) 45-90 minute sessions